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
|November 22, 2005
Release Number: 05-11-37C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
II MEF SOLDIER KILLED BY IED
CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq – A Soldier assigned to the 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), was killed in action when his vehicle was attacked with an improvised explosive device while conducting combat operations against the enemy in the vicinity of Habbaniyah, Nov. 21.
The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin and release by the Department of Defense.
Several U.S. Army units are attached to II MEF (Fwd) during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT THE MULTI-NATIONAL FORCE-WEST PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE AT CEPAOWO@CEMNF-WIRAQ.USMC.MIL.
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