http://www.soc.mil/UNS/Releases/2011/September/110919-01.html JOINT BASE LEWIS MCCHORD, Wash.(USASOC News Service, Sept. 19, 2011) – A Soldier assigned to the 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, was killed in action in Afghanistan on Sept. 17. Staff Sgt. Michael W. Hosey, assigned to 3rd Battalion, 1st SFG (A) was killed in a firefight with insurgents. Hosey, 27, a native of Ala., joined the Army in 2001 as a communications intelligence specialist. Hosey is survived by his mother, Condi Hosey and father Michael Fred. For more information, the media may contact the 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) Public Affairs Office at 253-967-2817.