Army dog handler dies while serving in Kosovo

Army dog handler dies while serving in Kosovo

A U.S. soldier who labored as a canine handler has died throughout a mission in Kosovo.

Spc. Robert W. Jones, a 21-year-old initially from Arizona, was serving with the navy police within the southeastern European nation when he died Saturday, the Military mentioned in a press release.

No reason behind dying was given, and the assertion from the navy’s base in Wiesbaden, Germany, mentioned it’s at the moment below investigation.

An Military spokeswoman confirmed to the Every day Information that Jones was discovered on the NATO mission in Kosovo’s Camp Bondsteel, however didn’t have details about whether or not he was in a barracks.  Military honoring soldier who died saving lives in Bronx hearth

Lt. Col. Jeffrey Searl, the top of his battalion, mentioned that Jones was a “exceptional Soldier” and he mourned the “tragic loss.”

Earlier than transport abroad Jones had skilled at Fort Leonard Wooden, Missouri, and in San Antonio, Texas.