Montana soldier killed in non-combat incident in Iraq

A Montana native was killed while supporting Operation Inherent Resolve, according to a Department of Defense release.

Sgt. Nathaneil G. Irish, 23, of Billings, died Oct. 27, of a non-combat related incident at Camp Taji, Iraq. The incident is under investigation, according to the release.

Irish was assigned to 25th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Fort Wainwright, Alaska.