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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 298-07
March 16, 2007

DoD Identifies Marine Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
 
            Lance Cpl. Raymond J. Holzhauer, 19, of Dwight, Ill., died March 15 from a non-hostile incident in Al Anbar province, Iraq.  His death is currently under investigation.
 
            Holzhauer was assigned to 2nd Maintenance Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.   For more information in regard to this release the media can contact the 2nd Marine Logistics Group public affairs office at (910) 451-3538.