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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 952-08
November 14, 2008

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

            The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
 
            Spc. Armando A. De La Paz, 21, of Riverside, Calif., died Nov. 13 in Baghdad, of injuries sustained during a vehicle roll-over. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 29th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.
 
            The circumstances surrounding the incident are under investigation.
 
            For more information media may contact the Fort Carson public affairs office at (719) 526-4143; after hours (719) 526-5500.