Fort Drum (WSYR-TV) - A 10th Mountain Division soldier serving in Afghanistan died on Saturday.
Private First Class Mariano M. Raymundo, 21, of Houston, Texas was a wheeled vehicle mechanic.
Governor Andrew Cuomo has directed that flags be flown at half-staff on on Wednesday in his honor.
Raymundo arrived at Fort Drum in May 2012 and deployed with his unit to Afghanistan in January 2013.
Raymundo's awards and decorations include the National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Army Service Ribbon, the NATO Medal, a Certificate of Achievement, and the Driver and Mechanic Badge and Mechanic Bar.
Raymundo is survived by his mother and father.