No. 904-08 October 26, 2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Pfc. Cody J. Eggleston, 21, of Eugene, Ore., died October 24th at the National in Bethesda, Maryland, of wounds suffered on October 16th in Baqubah, Iraq, when he received indirect fire. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
For more information media may contact the U.S. Army Alaska public affairs office at (907) 384-1542. Naval Medical Center
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