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Kentucky-based soldier killed in action

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Staff Sgt. Thomas Allen Baysore Jr. (Source: Fort Campbell Public Affairs) Staff Sgt. Thomas Allen Baysore Jr. (Source: Fort Campbell Public Affairs)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Fort Campbell solider has been killed in action in Afghanistan. According to the Department of Defense, Staff Sgt. Thomas A. Baysore, Jr., 32, of Milton, PA, died September 26.

In a press release, Fort Campbell Public Affairs Office said Baysore was killed when a man wearing an Afghan National Army uniform opened fire on a group of soldiers in Paktya Province.

Baysore, a 12 year member of the Army, was a member of 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division.

Baysore is survived by his wife, 5-year-old son, and his parents.

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