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
September 25, 2004
Release Number: 04-09-28C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MARINE KILLED DURING OPERATIONS IN AL ANBAR
CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq -- One Marine assigned to the 1st Marine Expeditionary Force was killed in action Sept. 24, while conducting security and stability operations in the Al Anbar Province.
The 1 MEF force protection measures preclude the release of any information that could aid enemy personnel in determining tactics, techniques and procedures. The release of more details about the incident could place our personnel at greater risk. Therefore, due to force protection consideration, additional details concerning the incident will not be made available.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending next of kin notification.
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