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Soldier attacked during combat logistics patrol

Multi-National Force-Iraq

Monday, 03 September 2007
Multi-National Corps – Iraq
Public Affairs Office, Camp Victory
APO AE 09342

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
RELEASE No. 20070903-05
September 3, 2007

Soldier attacked during combat logistics patrol

LSA ANACONDA, Iraq – A U.S. Soldier was killed and three others were wounded when an improvised explosive device detonated near their combat logistics patrol yesterday morning near Baghdad.

The wounded Soldiers were transported to a Coalition Force medical facility for treatment and further evaluation. The attack is under investigation. We will provide more details when they become available.

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 OR, CONTACT MULTI-NATIONAL CORPS – IRAQ, PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE BY E-MAIL AT MNCI-PAO-VICTORYMAINJOC@IRAQ.CENTCOM.MIL



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