2 Soldiers From NY Base Killed in Afghanistan


Two U.S. soldiers based in Fort Drum, N.Y., have died in separate attacks in Afghanistan Monday. Sgt. Shawn Farrell, 24, of Ulster County, died when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire in Kapisa province. He is survived by his wife and parents. Pfc. Christian Chandler, 20, of Trenton, Texas, died when his unit was attacked in Logar province.