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05/29/2003
DOD IDENTIFIES ARMY CASUALTY The Department of Defense announced today that Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn, 37, of Tampa, Fla., was killed May 27, in Al-Fallujah, Iraq. Quinn was on guard duty at a checkpoint when a vehicle pulled up and assailants fired on him.

Quinn was assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armor...



05/29/2003
1st MEF Commander to Brief Live From Baghdad

Lt. Gen. James Conway, commander of the First Marine Expeditionary Force, will conduct a videoteleconference briefing on Friday, May 30, at 10 a.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E781. He will discuss the involvement of the First Marine Expeditionary Force in Operation Iraqi Freedom and...





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