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|October 10, 2005
Release Number: 05-10-12C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TASK FORCE BAGHDAD SOLDIER KILLED BY CAR BOMBER
BAGHDAD, Iraq – A Task Force Baghdad Soldier was killed when a suicide car bomber detonated outside a checkpoint near the International Zone Oct. 10.
Initial reports indicate one Iraqi Army Soldier, an interpreter and an Iraqi civilian wounded in the terrorist attack were evacuated to a military hospital for treatment.
The name of the deceased U.S. Soldier is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The attack is under investigation.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS RELEASE, CONTACT THE TASK FORCE BAGHDAD PUBLIC AFFAIRS PLANS AND OPERATIONS NCO, SGT. FIRST CLASS DAVID ABRAMS AT: DAVID.ABRAMS@ID3.ARMY.MIL
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