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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 924-07
July 25, 2007

DoD Identifies Navy Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a sailor who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
 
            Hospitalman Daniel S. Noble, 21, of Whittier, Calif., died July 24, as a result of enemy action while conducting security operations in the Dilaya Province, Iraq. He was permanently assigned to 1st Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force Pacific, Camp Pendleton, Calif.
 
            For further information related to this release, contact Navy Public Affairs at (703) 697-5342, or Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton Public Affairs at (760) 725 5011.