Valcartier combat engineer, 35, dies in Afghanistan

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Cpl. Martin Dube died Sunday when an improvised explosive device he was was trying to defuse exploded. Cpl. Dube, based at Valcartier is the 120 Canadian soldier to die
since the country's involvement began.

A 35-year-old combat engineer has become the second soldier based at Valcartier to die in Afghanistan in less than a week, the victim of a roadside bomb.