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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 1243
October 23, 2007

DoD Identifies Navy Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two sailors who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Oct. 22 in Bahrain during a non-combat related incident. Both sailors held the Master-at-Arms rating and were assigned to U.S. Naval Support Activity Bahrain.                                         
 
Killed were:
 
Seaman Anamarie Sannicolas Camacho, 20, of Panama City, Fla.
 
Seaman Genesia Mattril Gresham, 19, of Lithonia, Ga.
 
The circumstances surrounding the incident are under investigation.
 
For further information related to this release, the media may contact the Commander U.S. Fifth Fleet public affairs office at 011-973-1785-4510.