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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 282-03
April 28, 2003

DOD IDENTIFIES ARMY CASUALTIES

The Department of Defense announced today that the following soldiers were killed in Iraq on April 25, 2003:

Spc. Narson B. Sullivan, 21, 411th Military Police Company, Fort Hood, Texas, of North Brunswick, N.J., was killed by a non-combat weapon discharge. The incident is under investigation.

1st Lt. Osbaldo Orozco, 26, C Company, 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas, of Delano, Calif. Orozco died when his vehicle rolled over while traveling through rough terrain. His unit was the quick reaction force and was responding to enemy fire.

The Department of Defense also announced today that the remains of Spc. Edward J. Anguiano, 24, of Brownsville, Texas, were recovered on April 24. On March 23, 2003, Spc. Anguiano was in a six-vehicle convoy on Highway 7 in Iraq when enemy forces ambushed them.

Anguiano was assigned to 3rd Combat Support Battalion, Fort Stewart, Ga.

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