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Release No: 244-05
March 14, 2005

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.


Sgt. Seth K. Garceau, 22, of Oelwein, Iowa, died March 4 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, of injuries sustained in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, on Feb. 27 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his military vehicle. Garceau was assigned to the Army National Guards 224th Engineer Battalion, Fairfield, Iowa.


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

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