NEWS RELEASES from the United States Department of Defense
No. 361-06 IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Apr 26, 2006 Media Contact: Army Public Affairs - (703) 692-2000
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of three
soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died of injuries
sustained in Taji, Iraq, on April 23, when an improvised explosive device
detonated near their HMMWV during combat operations. All three soldiers were
assigned to the 7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team,
4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
Sgt. Robert W. Ehney, 26, of Lexington, Ky.
Cpl. Jason B. Daniel, 21, of Fort Worth, Texas
Cpl. Shawn T. Lasswell Jr., 21, of Reno, Nev.
For further information related to this release, contact Army
Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.
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