Posted: Sep 3, 2013 11:55 AM by Nick Thompson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
FORT LEONARD WOOD - The Fort Leonard Wood Public Affairs Office released Tuesday the identity of a solider who was found dead in the bathroom of a barrack Aug. 29.
Officials said 49-year-old Nathan Dolson Jr. of Niagara Falls, N.Y, entered the military in Nov. 1983.
In Aug. 2013, he was assigned to work as a drill sergeant at Fort Leonard Wood.
Dolson received several awards including the National Defense Service Medal in his military career.
Officials said they are still investigating the cause of death.