Understanding the Basics of Improvised Explosive Devices (IED)
Army SFC Curtis Mancini, 43, of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Died January 29, 2004, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 486th Civil Affairs Battalion, U.S. Army Reserve, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Died of injuries sustained when an enemy weapons cache being destroyed prematurely exploded in Dehe Hendu, Kabul Province, Afghanistan.