JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) -- Joint Base Lewis-McChord is holding a memorial service Wednesday afternoon for a soldier from Hampton who died in Afghanistan.

Sgt. David J. Chambers was killed Jan. 16 by an improvised explosive while on ground patrol.

The 25-year-old was a member of the 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team that deployed in November.

AP-WF-02-06-13 1627GMT

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