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
November 9, 2004
Release Number: 04-11-08C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TWO TASK FORCE OLYMPIA MILITARY PERSONNEL DIE FOLLOWING MORTAR ATTACK ON MULTI-NATIONAL BASE
MOSUL, Iraq - One Task Force Olympia Soldier was killed and a second service member later died of wounds following a mortar attack on a Multi-National Base in Mosul at approximately 10 a.m. today.
The names of the service members killed in the attack are withheld pending notification of next of kin.
A civilian contractor also wounded in the attack was evacuated to the military hospital in Baghdad.
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