Release #: 385-05
April 20, 2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Maj. Steven W. Thornton, 46, of Eugene, Ore., died April 18 in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, when he collapsed during physical training. Thornton was assigned to the U.S. Army Communications - Electronics Command, Fort Monmouth, N.JFor further information related to this release, contact Army Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.
Signing Off. Until next time, I'll see ya on the Blog! drh.