Wednesday, May 28, 2003

German Stabsgefreiter Stefan Kamins

German Army Stabsgefreiter Stefan Kamins, age 24, was killed on 29th May 2003 in Kabul, Afghanistan. He was driving an armoured vehicle near the German military camp when a hidden road mine exploded beneath his vehicle.

Stabsgefreiter Kamins, serving with the German Army Information Unit, died from the blast.

Friday, May 16, 2003

Luftwaffe Major Alexander Hofert

German Air Force Major Alexander Julius Hofert, age 33, died in Kabul, Afghanistan on 17th May 2003.

Major Hofert, stationed at the German military camp in Kabul, served with Jagdbombergeschwader 33 (Fighter Bomber Wing) of the Luftwaffe.

The circumstances surrounding his death are unclear but some reports suggest he was killed by a suicide bomber.