Ft. Hood soldier dies in Copperas Cove
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - 10:32am
FORT HOOD, Texas - Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who died March 21 in Copperas Cove, Texas, from injuries suffered from a gunshot wound.
Captain Ian Samuel Morrison, 27, whose home of record is listed as Hockessin, Del., joined the military in May 2007. He arrived at Fort Hood in September 2009 and his last assignment here was with Company A, 1st Battalion, 229th Aviation Regiment, 21st Combat Aviation Brigade, Fort Hood since December 2010.
Morrison deployed in support of Operation New Dawn from March 2011 to December 2011.
Morrison's awards and decorations include Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Army Aviation Badge and Parachutist Badge.
Circumstances surrounding this incident are currently under investigation.