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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 1264-06
December 11, 2006

DoD Identifies Marine Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

 

            Maj. Megan M. McClung, 34, of Coupeville, Wash., died Dec. 6 while supporting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.  McClung was assigned to I Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters Group, I MEF, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

            For further information in regard to this release the media can contact the Camp Pendleton public affairs office at (760) 725-5044.