FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - A Fort Campbell soldier who twice enlisted in the Army died this week when he was hit by an improvised explosive device while patrolling on foot in southern Afghanistan.
The military said 34-year-old Sgt. Karl Andrew Campbell, of Chiefland, Fla., died on Monday. He was a cavalry scout assigned to Alpha Troop, 1st Squadron, 75th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division.
He joined the Army in 1995 and completed his service in 2003. He enlisted again in November 2009 and was assigned to Fort Campbell in January.
He is survived by his wife, Jennifer M. Campbell; son, Charles Campbell, and stepson, Ty Bartlett, all of Fort Campbell, Ky. He is also survived by his daughter, Brea Campbell of Denver, Penn.; stepson, Joseph L. Goble IV of Starke, Fla. and parents, Arthur and Audrey Campbell of Chiefland, Fla.