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08/11/2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of four soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died on Aug. 9, 2005, in Bayji, Iraq, where a mine exploded and enemy forces attacked using small arms fire. The attack occurred while the soldiers were investigating a...



08/11/2005
Army to Host Rapid Equipping Force Briefing             The United States Army will host a Pentagon press briefing and technology demonstration Friday, Aug. 12, at 1 p.m. EDT in the DoD Briefing Room, Pentagon 2E579.  The briefing will highlight the Rapid Equipping Force and some...



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