Friday, August 12, 2005

DoD Identifies Army Casualty

No. 830-05Aug 12, 2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Staff Sgt. Ryan S. Ostrom, 25, of Liberty, Pa. , died on Aug. 9 in Taqaddum, Iraq, from injuries sustained from enemy small arms fire earlier in Habbaniya, Iraq. Ostrom was assigned to the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 109th Infantry Regiment, Williamsport, Pa.
For further information related to this release, contact Army Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.

1 comment:

gigotti said...

That is the soldier that I refer to in my blog. That also is my unit for your own reference.