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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 474-01
October 01, 2001

DOD CASUALTY UPDATE

The Department of Defense confirmed today that the following people were killed as a result of the attack on the Pentagon. This brings to 88 the number of unaccounted victims positively identified, not including the individual who later succumbed to wounds suffered in the attack.

Army:

Ms. Samantha Lightbourn-Allen, Department of the Army civilian, 36, Hillside, Md.

Ms. Brenda Kegler, Department of the Army civilian, 49, Washington, D.C.

Mr. Willie Q. Troy, Department of the Army civilian, 51, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md.

Defense Agencies:

Mr. Allen Boyle, Defense contractor, 30, Wappingers Falls, N.Y.

As a result of the attack, 125 people were killed or remain unaccounted, not including the 64 passengers on the plane. To date, 118 remains have been recovered and transported to Dover Air Force Base, Del., for identification.