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 13, 2004
Release Number: 04-05-24C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MARINE DIES OF WOUNDS
CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq -- A Marine assigned to I Marine Expeditionary Force died May 12 from wounds received earlier that day 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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