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New American citizen Private Alberto Obod smiles as he looks over his certificate at the Joint Sustainment Command - Afghanistan Naturalization Ceremony at Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan on Friday, April 22, 2011.
New American citizen Private Alberto Obod smiles as he looks over his certificate at the Joint Sustainment Command - Afghanistan Naturalization Ceremony at Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan on Friday, April 22, 2011. (S.K. Vemmer/Department of State)

BAMBERG, Germany — A memorial service, scheduled for Wednesday, for a Bamberg-based soldier who died in a vehicle accident in Afghanistan has been postponed, according to the 16th Sustainment Brigade Public Affairs office.

No date for the service has been set. The service was postponed to accommodate relatives of Pfc. Alberto L. Obod Jr., unit officials said.

Obod, 26, of Orlando, Fla., died Aug. 28 of injuries sustained in a vehicle roll-over in Kandahar province, Afghanistan.

He was assigned to the 240th Quartermaster Supply Company, 391st Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 16th Sustainment Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command.

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