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      Michigan soldier found dead in barracks

      The U.S. Army is investigating the death of a soldier at Fort Wainwright.

      The Army said in a statement that 21-year-old Michael Holton of Goodrich, Mich., was pronounced dead Thursday by emergency personnel who responded to his barracks.

      Holton was an intelligence analyst who joined the Army in 2011 and had been in Alaska since July 2012.

      The Army has not released the cause of death.