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06/02/05

Pentagon Reports Four Third ID Casualties

Four more Third Infantry Division soldiers from Fort Stewart have been killed in Iraq. The Pentagon says three of them died May 24 in Baghdad when an explosive detonated near their vehicle.

They have been identified as Sgt. Charles Drier, 28; Spc. Dustin Fisher, 22; and Pfc. Jeffrey Wallace, 20. All were assigned to the 1st Battalion.

The military says on Sunday, 29-year-old Staff Sgt. Victor Cortes III died of noncombat injuries in Baghdad.

Reported by: WTOC staff

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