Condolences to the Family and Friends of the following Americans who lost their lives while in the pursuit of gaining freedom for others
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.Pfc. Wyatt D. Eisenhauer, 26, of Pinckneyville, Ill., died May 19 in Mahmudiyah, Iraq, on an escort mission in a HMMWV when an improvised explosive device detonated on a bridge. Eisenhauer was assigned to the Army's 2nd Battalion, 70th Armor, 3rd Brigade, 1st Armored Division, Fort Riley, Kan.For further information related to this release, contact Army Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.
Release #: 501-05
May 20, 2005
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died May 19 in Baghdad, Iraq, when they were shot while conducting dismounted combat operations. Both were assigned to the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 156th Armor Regiment, 256th Brigade Combat Team, Shreveport, La.
The soldiers are:Spec. Bernard L. Sembly, 25, of Bossier City, La.For further information related to this release, contact Army Public Affairs at (703) 692-2000.
Sgt. Robin V. Fell, 22, of Shreveport, La.