McClintock Death Investigation (U.S. Army, Special Operations Command)

Kristina Wong filed this request with the U.S. Army, Special Operations Command of the United States of America.
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Multi Request McClintock Death Investigation


From: Kristina Wong

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act, I hereby request the following records:

I am requesting any documents related to the death of Army Staff Sgt. Matthew Q. McClintock, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, in Marjah District, Afghanistan, on or about Jan. 5, 2016, while he was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Buckley, Washington.

I am requesting any document related to the incident that led to his death, including the official investigation into the incident that led to his death.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Kristina Wong

From: U.S. Army, Special Operations Command

Dear Ms. Wong,

U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has received your below Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request and assigned it USSOCOM FOIA 2019-221. Please refer to this number should you have any questions concerning your request.

Upon review, it has been determined that the information requested does not fall under the purview of USSOCOM. After consulting with U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM), we have confirmed they also received your request and are processing it in their system under USCENTCOM case #19-0311. Please contact USCENTCOM for status of your request.

We are closing your request with no further action required by this office. If you have any questions, please contact the USSOCOM FOIA Team at<>.
Best Regards,