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CENTCOMNEWS RELEASE
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

February 2, 2006
Release Number: 06-02-02CP




FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


ROADSIDE BOMB KILLS 3 U.S. SOLDIERS

BAGHDAD, Iraq – Three Multi-National Division-Baghdad Soldiers were killed Feb. 1 while on a combat patrol when their vehicle was struck by a roadside bomb south of Baghdad.

The names of the Soldiers are being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The incident is under investigation.


FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS RELEASE, CONTACT THE MULTI-NATIONAL DIVISION - BAGHDAD PUBLIC AFFAIRS PLANS AND OPERATIONS NCO, MASTER SGT ERIC LOBSINGER AT: eric.lobsinger@mnd-b.army.mil.



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