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Capt. James M. Gurbisz, Iraq War, Nov 2005

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Capt. James M. Gurbisz, Iraq War, Nov 2005

Posted: 1131426430000
Classification: Death
Edited: 1163866955000
Surnames: Yancey, Gurbisz
No. 1159-05
IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died in Baghdad, Iraq, on Nov. 4, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV during convoy operations. The soldiers were assigned to the 26th Forward Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

Killed were:

Capt. James M. Gurbisz, 25, of Eatontown, N.J.

Pfc. Dustin A. Yancey, 22, of Goose Creek, S.C.

For further information related to this release, contact Army Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.

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