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April 9, 2007

Iraq --  The Department of Defense says 26-year-old Petty Officer 1st Class Joseph A. McSween of Valdosta died from enemy action while conducting combat operations near Kirkuk, Iraq.

Also killed were 36-year-old Chief Petty Officer Gregory J. Billiter, of Villa Hills, Kentucky and 24-year-old Petty Officer 2nd Class Curtis R. Hall, of Burley, Indiana.

All three sailors were assigned to Explosive Ordinance Disposal Unit Eleven, Whidbey Island, Washington.

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