Staff Sergeant Robert Pirelli of Franklin
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An Army sergeant from Franklin is the latest Massachusetts soldier to die in Iraq.
Franklin veterans agent Bob Fahey said 29-year-old Staff Sergeant Robert Pirelli was killed in combat. Pirelli was serving in the Special Forces as a Green Beret and was due to come home in October. Fahey says Pirelli's family learned the news Wednesday night.
The Department of Defense is not providing further details.
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