Another Georgian has fallen in the fight for our freedom overseas

The AJC is reporting that Spc. Jonathan K. Peney, 22, of Marietta died on Tuesday in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when he was shot by enemy forces while in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Peney, a U.S. Army Ranger, was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield in Savannah.