FORT RICHARDSON, Alaska - A paratrooper from New Jersey has been killed in Iraq, an Army spokesman said yesterday.
Sgt. Michael R. Hullender, 29, of Little Falls, was killed by a roadside bomb while on foot patrol Saturday in Iskandariyah, Capt. Richard C. Hyde said in a statement.
Hullender was a medic who joined the Army in September 1998 and was assigned to Fort Richardson, Alaska, in May 2005.