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
August 21, 2004
Release Number: 04-08-27C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION IN SOUTHERN BAGHDAD
Aug. 21, 2004
BAGHDAD - One Soldier was killed and two Soldiers wounded when their vehicle was struck by an rocket-propelled grenade today in southern Baghdad around12:30 a.m.
The name of the Soldier killed is being withheld pending notification of the next of kin.
The incident is under investigation.
For more information, please contact 1st CAVALRY DIVISION PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE, MAJ PHILIP SMITH AT PHILIP.J.SMITH1@US.ARMY.MIL
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