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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 565-03
August 01, 2003

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today that 1st Lt. Leif E. Nott, 24, of Cheyenne, Wyo., was killed on July 30 in Belaruz, Iraq, while supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.  Nott died of wounds received from hostile fire.

Nott was assigned to A Troop, 1st Battalion, 10th Cavalry, Fort Hood, Texas.