Saturday, March 15, 2008
all the beating drums, the celebration guns:
March 15, 2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of five soldiers who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

They died March 10 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

Killed were:

Sgt. 1st. Class Shawn M. Suzch, 32, of Hilltown, Penn.

Staff Sgt. Ernesto G. Cimarrusti, 25, of Douglas, Ariz.

Staff Sgt. David D. Julian, 31, of Evanston, Wyo.

Cpl. Robert T. McDavid, 29, of Starkville, Miss.

Cpl. Scott A. McIntosh, 26, of Houston, Texas.

For more information media may contact the Fort Stewart public affairs office at (912) 767-2479.
--Spencer Ackerman