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DoD Identifies Moody AFB Casualty

Leebenard E. Chavis (DoD Photo) Leebenard E. Chavis (DoD Photo)

October 16, 2006

Press release from the Department of Defense

Washington  --  The Department of Defense announced today the death of an airman who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.            

Airman 1st Class Leebenard E. Chavis, 21, of Hampton, Virginia, died on Saturday, October 14, while performing duties as a turret gunner with the Iraqi police in the vicinity of Baghdad, Iraq.

Chavis was assigned to the 824th Security Forces Squadron, Moody Air Force Base, Valdosta, Georgia.