Andrew Joseph Doiron of Moncton, N.B., killed in Iraq

March 7, 2015 9:18 PM

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Andrew Joseph Doiron of Moncton, N.B., killed in Iraq

A Canadian soldier based in Petawawa, Ont., was killed by Iraqi Kurdish forces who "mistakenly engaged" in combat in Iraq, according to the Canadian Forces.

Sgt. Andrew Joseph Doiron from the Canadian Special Operations Regiment, based at Garrison Petawawa, was killed on Friday around 3:50 p.m. ET, according to a news release from the Canadian Forces.

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