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Soldiers attacked during combat logistics patrol

Multi-National Force-Iraq

Thursday, 02 August 2007
Multi-National Corps – Iraq
Public Affairs Office, Camp Victory
APO AE 09342

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RELEASE No. 20070802-11
August 2, 2007

Soldiers attacked during combat logistics patrol

13th SC(E), LSA ANACONDA PAO

LSA ANACONDA, Iraq – A 13th SC(E) Soldier was killed and two others were wounded when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle while conducting a combat logistics patrol in the vicinity of Al Basrah, Iraq August 1.

The wounded Soldiers were treated by Coalition Forces medical personnel and transported to a nearby medical facility for further evaluation and treatment.

The attack is under investigation. The name of the dead service member is being withheld pending notification of next of kin and release by the Department of Defense.

The names of the wounded Soldiers are being held for privacy.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT 13TH SC (E) PAO/210TH MPAD AT DSN 318-433-2156 OR E-MAIL MAJ JAY ADAMS AT JAY.ADAMS@IRAQ.CENTCOM.MIL



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