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|June 7, 2005
Release Number: 05-06-05C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MARINE KILLED NEAR FALLUJAH
CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq – A Marine assigned to Regimental Combat Team-8, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), died June 6 from wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.
The incident took place during combat operations June 5, near Fallujah.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
TEXT FOR THIS RELEASE WAS PROVIDED BY THE 2ND MARINE DIVISION PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE AT CAMP BLUE DIAMOND, AR RAMADI, IRAQ. THE POINT OF CONTACT FOR CLARIFICATION ON THE CONTENT IS CAPT. JEFFREY S. POOL, PoolJS@gcemnf-wiraq.usmc.mil.
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