HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND
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|July 8, 2005
Release Number: 05-07-04C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SOLDIER KILLED BY IED NEAR BALAD
LSA ANACONDA, BALAD, Iraq – A 29th Brigade Combat Team Soldier was killed and three were wounded when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle at about 1:00 p.m. July 8 near Balad, Iraq.
The three wounded Soldiers were taken to a Coalition Forces medical treatment facility.
The name of the Soldier is being withheld pending next of kin notification.
For more information, please contact the 29th BCT PAO, CPT Yonemura: firstname.lastname@example.org
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