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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 845-04
August 31, 2004

DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today the death of an airman who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Airman 1st Class Carl L. Anderson Jr., 21, of Georgetown, S.C., died Aug. 29 as result of enemy action near Mosul, Iraq. He was assigned to the 3rd Logistics Readiness Squadron, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska.

For further information related to this release, please contact the Elmendorf Air Force Base Public Affairs Office at (907) 552-8152.