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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 889-06
September 11, 2006

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

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

            Staff Sgt. Nathaniel B. Lindsey, 38, of Troutdale, Ore., died on Sept. 9 in Shajoy, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his HMMWV encountered undetermined ordnance from enemy forces during patrol operations. Lindsey was assigned to the Army National Guard's 41st Brigade Combat Team, Portland, Ore.

            Media with questions about this soldier should contact the Oregon National Guard at (503) 584-3917.