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
|Release Date: 3/5/2007
Release Number: 07-01-03C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
13SC (E) UNIT ATTACKED
LSA ANACONDA, Iraq — One 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) Soldier was killed and one was wounded in an improvised explosive device attack on their M-1117 Armored Security Vehicle while traveling in a convoy south of Tikrit at approximately 9 p.m. Mar 4.
The wounded soldier was evacuated to the 399th Combat Support Hospital at Combat Operating Base Speicher for treatment.
The names of the deceased and wounded Soldiers are being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin and release by the Department of Defense.
The incident is under investigation.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT 13TH SC (E) PAO/210TH MPAD AT DSN 318-829-3053 OR E-MAIL MAJ JAY ADAMS AT JAY.ADAMS@BALAD.IRAQ.CENTCOM.MIL
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