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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 925-07
July 25, 2007

DoD Identifies Army Casualties

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of four soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died July 23 in Sarobi District, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne), 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Vicenza, Italy.
 
            Killed were:
 
            1st Sgt. Michael S. Curry Jr., 37, of Dania Beach, Fla.
 
            Sgt. Travon T. Johnson, 29, of Palmdale, Calif.
 
            Spc. Adam J. Davis, 19, of Twin Falls, Idaho.
 
            Pfc. Jessy S. Rogers, 20, of Copper Center, Alaska.
 
            For more information related to this release the media may contact the Southern European Task Force public affairs office at 011-39-0444-71-7011 or 011-39-0444-71-8020.