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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 1280-07
November 05, 2007

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
 
            2nd Lt. Tracy Lynn Alger, 30, of New Auburn, Wis., died Nov 1 in Shubayshen, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near her vehicle. She was assigned to F Company, 626th Brigade Support Battalion, attached to 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment,3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
 
            For more information related to this release, the media may contact the Fort Campbell public affairs office at (270)798-9966.