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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 775-05
July 29, 2005

DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of four soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died on July 24, in Baghdad, Iraq, where an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV while they were on patrol. The soldiers were assigned to the Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion, 121st Infantry Regiment, 48th Infantry Brigade, Albany, Ga.

 

Killed were:

 

Spc. Jacques E. Brunson, 30, of Americus, Ga.

 

Staff Sgt. Carl R. Fuller, 44, of Covington, Ga.

 

Sgt. James O. Kinlow, 35, of Thomson, Ga.

 

Sgt. John F. Thomas, 33, of Valdosta, Ga.

 

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