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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 778-03
October 23, 2003

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today that Pvt. Jason M. Ward, 25, of Tulsa, Okla., died on Oct. 22 in Baghdad, Iraq.  Ward died of non-combat related injuries.

 

            Ward was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 70th Armored Regiment, 1st Armored Division, Fort Riley, Kan.

 

            The incident is under investigation.