The military is investigating the death of Army Sgt. Christopher W. Mulalley, 26, of Eureka.
Mulalley died Aug. 22 in Gardez, Afghanistan, as the result of a non-combat related incident. The incident is under investigation.
He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
Mulalley was a 2006 graduate of Eureka High School, according to his Facebook page. He leaves behind a wife and two young sons.
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