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Task Force Lightning Soldiers attacked

Multi-National Force-Iraq

Sunday, 11 March 2007
Multi-National Corps – Iraq
Public Affairs Office, Camp Victory
APO AE 09342

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RELEASE No. 20070311-11
March 11, 2007

Task Force Lightning Soldiers attacked
Multi-National Division – North PAO

TIKRIT, Iraq – Task Force Lightning Soldiers were attacked while conducting combat operations in Salah ad Din province today.

One Task Force Lightning Soldier died as a result of injuries sustained from an explosion.

One other Soldier was wounded and taken to a Coalition medical facility for treatment.

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

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FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT MULTI-NATIONAL DIVISION – NORTH AT: TFLIGHTNING.PAO@US.ARMY.MIL



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