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Task Force Olympia Soldier dies from injuries following RPG attack (040501d Update)

MOSUL, Iraq -
A Task Force Olympia soldier died this morning from wounds following a rocket-propelled grenade attack on a convoy south of Qarrayah just after 9 a.m. May 1.
One other Soldier was wounded in the attack and transported to the 67th Combat Support Hospital in Mosul. Earlier reports of a second soldier being wounded in the attack were incorrect.
The name of the Soldier who died is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification.
 


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