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General Harold J. Greene

The U.S. general killed in an attack at a training facility in Afghanistan Tuesday was Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, U.S. officials told CNN.

General Harold J. Greene

The U.S. general killed in an attack at a training facility in Afghanistan Tuesday was Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, U.S. officials told CNN.

(CNN) – The U.S. general killed in an attack at a training facility in Afghanistan Tuesday was Army Maj. Gen. Harold Greene, U.S. officials told CNN.

Pentagon spokesman Adm. John Kirby declined to identify Greene by name, but did offer a description of the deceased officer’s accomplishments during a CNN interview by stating that he was a “very experienced officer” with “a lot of staff tours.”

The slain officer was also an “expert in infrastructure improvement, logistics” and was a “leader there in the training command in Afghanistan,” Kirby said.

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