HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND
7115 South Boundary Boulevard
MacDill AFB, Fla. 33621-5101
Phone: (813) 827-5894; FAX: (813) 827-2211; DSN 651-5894
May 11, 2004
Release Number: 04-05-21C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ONE SOLDIER ASSIGNED TO FIRST MARINE EXPEDITIONARY FORCE KILLED
CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq -- One soldier assigned to I Marine Expeditionary Force was killed today as a result of enemy action in the Al Anbar Province while conducting security and stability operations.
I MEF force protection measures preclude the release of any information that could aid enemy personnel in assessing the effectiveness or lack thereof with regard to their tactics, techniques and procedures. The release of more details about the incident could place our personnel at greater risk.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification.
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