Fallen Hero: Ohio Soldier Makes Ultimate Sacrifice

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Cleveland, OH (WOIO) - Another Ohio soldier has lost his life in the fight in Iraq.

According to the Department of Defense Pvt. Keiffer P. Wilhelm, of Plymouth, died August 4th.

Wilhelm was in Maysan province, Iraq, at the time of his death.

Officials say he died of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

Wilhelm was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 13th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.

The circumstances surrounding the incident are under investigation.

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