Wshington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–July 2, 2011. The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of three soldiers who were supporting Operation New Dawn.
They died June 29 in Badrah, Iraq, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their unit with indirect fire. They were assigned to 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas.
Capt. David E. Van Camp, 29, of Wheeling, W.Va.;
Capt. Matthew G. Nielson, 27, of Jefferson, Iowa; and
Spc. Robert G. Tenney Jr., 29, Warner Robins, Ga.