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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 205-05
February 27, 2005

DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of three soldiers who were supporting Iraqi Freedom. They died Feb. 25 in Taji, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated while they were on dismounted patrol.

 

Killed were:

 

Spc. Adam N. Brewer, 22, of Dewey, Okla.

 

Spc. Jason L. Moski, 24, of Blackville, S.C.

 

Spc. Colby M. Farnan, 22, of Weston, Mo.

 

Brewer was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas. Moski and Farnan were assigned to the 4th Battalion, 1st Field Artillery, Fort Riley, Kan.

 

For further information related to this release, contact Army Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.