Two soldiers from California killed in Afghanistan [Updated]
Two soldiers from California were killed in Afghanistan when their vehicle was attacked with an improvised explosive device, the Pentagon announced Friday.
They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment in Hohenfels, Germany.
-- Tony Perry in San Diego
Photo: An Army carry team carries the transfer case containing the remains of Arizmendez upon his arrival Friday at Dover Air Force Base, Del.
Credit: Jose Luis Magana / Associated Press
[Updated at 6 p.m.: Readers are invited to share memories about Arizmendez and Lee on the California's War Dead database. The Times' interactive database of Californians killed in Afghanistan and Iraq allows you to search by name, high school, hometown and more, as well as read hundreds of obituaries and view links to personal websites and other news reports.]