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|June 11, 2005
Release Number: 05-06-14C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TWO MARINES KILLED NEAR SAQLAWIYAH
CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq – Two Marines assigned to Regimental Combat Team-8, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), were killed June 10 when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle.
The incident took place during combat operations near Saqlawiyah, Iraq.
The names of the deceased are being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
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