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VICENZA, Italy – A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday at the Caserma Ederle post chapel for Sgt. Jonathan T. Pierce, of 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment.

Pierce collapsed at his home Sept. 7 and was in a coma at San Bortolo hospital in Vicenza before he died on Saturday, according to a news release issued by the 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team.

No cause of death has been determined, according to the release. No further information was available.


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