Oceanside Soldier Killed in Iraq

Pfc. Cesar Cortez was killed in Bahrain

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A soldier from Oceanside was killed in the Kingdom of Bahrain on Saturday, the Department of Defense announced.

Pfc. Cesar Cortez was 24. He was assigned to the 5th Battalion, 52nd Air Defense Artillery Regiment at the Air and Missile Defense Command in Fort Bliss, Texas. 

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