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CENTCOMNEWS RELEASE
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

October 7, 2005
Release Number: 05-10-10C





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


TWO MARINES KILLED BY IED

CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq – Two Marines assigned to Regimental Combat Team 2, 2d Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), were killed in action by an improvised explosive device while conducting a combat logistics patrol in the vicinity of al Qaim, Iraq, on Oct. 6.

The names of the deceased are being withheld pending notification of next of kin and release by the Department of Defense.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT THE 2D MARINE DIVISION PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER AT POOLJS@GCEMNF-WIRAQ.USMC.MIL.




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