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News Release
August 28, 2009
2 killed, 1 injured during convoy security mission in Iraq: Families notified
Two Oregon National Guard members were killed and one wounded during a convoy security mission in eastern Baghdad, Iraq, Friday.

The soldiers are members of the 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team with the 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary).

No further updates on the injured soldier.

The names of the deceased will be withheld for 24 hours pending release by the U.S. Department of Defense. All families have been notified.

Out of respect for the families all inquiries should be directed to the Oregon Military Department Public Affairs Office at 503-584-3917.
Contact Info: Capt. Stephen Bomar
Kay Fristad