Specialist Ian Patrick Morgan was discovered in a stairwell near his barracks at Fort Sam Houston in Texas.
Morgan was assigned to the 56th SIgnal Brigade, 7th Signal Command and 21st SIgnal Bridgade.
Morgan graduated in 2004. Teachers remember him as polite and respectful and say he was well liked.
“The community here at Fort Sam Houston is saddened by the death of Specialist Morgan,” said Lt. Gen. Perry L. Wiggins, commanding general U. S. Army North and senior commander Fort Sam Houston and Camp Bullis. “We’ve lost a member of our Army. On behalf of all the men and women who serve here, our thoughts, prayers and heartfelt condolences are with his family at this time."
The nature and circumstances surrounding the death are being investigated and no additional information is being released at this time to protect the integrity of the investigation.