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10/13/2007
Military Academy of the General Staff (Moscow, Russia)
As Delivered by Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates, Moscow, Russia


10/13/2007
DoD Identifies Army Casualty The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.    Pvt. Nathan Z. Thacker, 18, of Greenbrier, Ark., died Oct. 12 in Kirkuk, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. He was assigned to the...


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