HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND
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August 24, 2004
Release Number: 04-08-31C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SOLDIER KILLED IN RPG ATTACK IN BAGHDAD
BAGHDAD - Three Task Force Baghdad Soldiers were wounded when a rocket-propelled grenade hit a patrol Monday around 6:45 p.m.
All three Soldiers were evacuated to a military hospital, where one Soldier died of his wounds.
The name of the Soldier killed is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The incident is under investigation.
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