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What gives you the right to fuck with our lives: CLXXX:

February 02, 2007
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DoD Identifies Army Casualty

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Maj. Michael C. Mettille, 44, of West St. Paul, Minn., died Feb. 1 at Camp Adder, Iraq, from a non-combat related injury.Mettille was assigned to the 134th Brigade Support Battalion, Brooklyn Park, Minn.

The incident is under investigation.

For further information in regard to this release the media can contact the Minnesota Army National Guard public affairs office at (651) 268-8949; after hours (651) 775-4392.
--Spencer Ackerman
Bearing in mind that the MN Guard would have been home already had they not been extended, SGM Mattille's death is rather painful--and useless.
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