Statement of Captain re: Capture of an Iraqi target and his two sons

Statement of a Captain, with Alpha Company, 588th Engineer Battalion, discussing the capture of an Iraqi target and his two sons. The target was suspected of among other offenses, selling stolen weapons. The Captain stated that after their capture, the three detainees were treated for minor injuries.

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Interview
Doc_date: 
Saturday, November 22, 2003
Doc_rel_date: 
Monday, January 1, 2007
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SWORN STATEMENT
For use of this form, see AR 1g0-45; the proponent agency is ODCSOPS •
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ft PRIVACY ACT STATEMENT
AUTHORITY.

Title 10'Ll'S-C Section 301 .
Title 5 USC Section 2951: E.O. 9397 dated November 22, 1943
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1. LOCATION
2. DATE IYYYYMA4DDI 13. TIME
4. FILE NUMBER
38S MC 710 340
22 NOV 03 0700
c c T .NAME, MIDDLE NAME
6 SSN
17. GRADESTATUS
CPT
8. ORGANIZATION JR ADDRESS
COMMANDER, . COMPANY, 588TH ENGINEER BATTALION APO AE 09323-2610
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_, WANT TO MAKE THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT UNDER OATH.
Operations Repo
A/588 EN
22 0400 NOV 03
38S MC 67348 3: 31

Conducted raid on :lome of Received small arms fire from roof as we were conducting entry. Alsoreceived fire one ­side the building. Detained 3 individuals, all of which had weapons; one AK47, and one bolt action 1945
Mauser. Confis. mist documents, and the three weapons. No friendly casualties or damaged equipment. Detainees were
treated at the aid tion for minor injuries. .
(shooter inside and primary target)
ooftop shooter, son of target, AK47 was still hot when we found it)
inside, son of target)

Background Intel
o Lives in Tahri. ktrict on south side of "mortar field.'

o Used to fire m. s at Wardo Mike from inside his compound earlier this summer.

o Worked close! in the past.

o Has relatives

.i Sadah, _where he stores weapons on their farms. NEED TO INTERROGATE FURTHER ABOUT THIS. aStole a large am
of money'and-equipment from the Iraqi Army Base at Moscar Sa'ad (now FOB Gabe) at the end of the war
which he has be 711ing off to support himself.

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o He is current) ding nightly meetings, times vary.

o Son supposed! . irks in an atomic energy site in Baghdad.

o House has will.•. "ails, with big r ua e as viewed from the north.

o Information vc-:d by 2 source

DO NOT BER' SSE. THEY ARE KNOWN TO CONDUCT MORTAR ATTACKS, ARE HAVING BA'ATH PARTY
ORGANIZATI(
.L MEETINGS. ARE SUSPECTED OR STORING AND DEALING ARMS, AND WERE DETAINED INTHE ACT OF I-ON COALITION SOLDIERS.
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