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CWO 5 John C Pratt, Capt John R Brainard Killed In Afghanistan Apache Crash

6:45 AM, May 30, 2012   |    comments
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(ARMY TIMES) -- Two Germany-based soldiers died in Afghanistan, the Defense Department announced Tuesday evening.

Killed were:

• Capt. John R. Brainard, 26, of Dover-Foxcroft, Maine

• Chief Warrant Officer 5 John C. Pratt, 51, of Springfield, Va.

They died Monday in Kabul, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when their AH-64 Apache helicopter crashed while on patrol.

Both Brainard and Pratt were assigned to the 12th Combat Aviation Brigade, Ansbach-Katterbach, Germany.

No additional information was available.

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