A United States soldier Pfc. Walter Lewark, 26, has died in Djibouti from a non-combat related incident, the U.S. Department of Defense announced on Friday.
The Department of Defense said Lewark was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom-Horn of Africa.
Pfc. Walter Lewark, from Mountainair, New Mexico, died February 13, 2020, at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti. The incident is under investigation.
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Lewark was assigned to Company A, 1st Battalion, 200th Infantry Regiment, 93d Troop Command, New Mexico Army National Guard, Rio Rancho, New Mexico.