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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: January 12, 2017 12:09:39 PM CST

Death of a Fort Hood Soldier

Sgt. Alex Mathew Dean Taylor

Sgt. Alex Dean Taylor  

 

FORT HOOD, Texas - Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who was found unresponsive at his place of duty Jan. 11 here.

Sgt. Alex Mathew Dean Taylor, 23, whose home of record is listed as Texas City, Texas, entered active-duty military service in March 2012 as an aviation operations specialist.Taylor was assigned to the 15th Military Intelligence Battalion, Fort Hood, Texas, since July 2016.

Taylor's awards and decorations include the Army Commendation Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Aviation Badge, Air Assault Badge  and Army Service Ribbon.

Circumstances surrounding this incident are currently under investigation by U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command. Point of contact for the investigation is Chris Grey, Chief of Public Affairs, USA Criminal Investigation Command (CID) Quantico, VA. Grey's email is christopher.p.grey.civ@mail.mil.

For more information contact:
Fort Hood Public Affairs Office
(254) 287-9993
(254) 287-0106
1001 761st Tank Battalion Ave
Suite W105
Fort Hood, TX 76544
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