Friday, April 11, 2008
all the beating drums, the celebration guns:
April 11, 2008
DoD Identifies Army Casualty

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

Sgt. Jesse A. Ault, 28, of Dublin, Va., died April 9 in Baghdad, Iraq, from wounds suffered in Tunnis, Iraq, when his vehicle encountered an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 429th Brigade Support Battalion, Virginia Army National Guard, Roanoke, Va.

For more information media may contact the Virginia National Guard public affairs office at (434) 294-1477 or (540) 407-5644.
--Spencer Ackerman