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A memorial service for a Schweinfurt, Germany-based soldier is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday at the Ledward Barracks Chapel in Schweinfurt.

Pfc. Paul Balint Jr., 22, of Willow Park, Texas, died Friday in Ramadi, Iraq, of injuries suffered when his unit came under small-arms fire during combat operations.

Balint was assigned to Company B, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division. But he was attached to the 1st Battalion, 37th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division in Friedberg, Germany, while deployed.


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