IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 4, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Sgt. Michael A. Uvanni, 27, of Rome, N.Y., died Oct.1 in Samarra, Iraq, he was conducting combat operations and was shot by a sniper. Uvanni was assigned to the Army National Guard’s 2nd Battalion, 108th Infantry Regiment, Morrisonville, N.Y.
For further information related to this release, contact Army Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.http://www.defenselink.mil/releases/2004/nr20041004-1349.htm...
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