Fallen Soldiers

2010

 

Updated 1/22/11

 


 

 

They proudly served their country.
Now, they proudly serve with angel's wings.

                    CT Dawson
                    January, 2002

                     

 


 


In memory of those that gave their lives in this war on terrorism.

2010

 

Search This Site

 


 

 

 

DOD Release December 29, 2010

Cpl. Tevan L. Nguyen, 21

Hutto, Texas

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 28, while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 28, 2010

 

Sgt. Garrett A. Misener, 25

Cordova, Tenn.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 27 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 27, 2010

Lance Cpl. Kenneth A. Corzine, 23

Bethalto, Ill.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 24 of wounds received Dec. 5 while conducting combat operations
in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 23, 2010

Lance Cpl. William H. Crouse IV, 22

Woodruff, S.C.

1st Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 21 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 21, 2010

Pfc. Conrado D. Javier Jr., 19

Marina, Calif.

3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Dec. 19 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release December 20, 2010

Cpl. Sean A. Osterman, 21

Princeton, Minn.

2nd Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 16 from wounds received Dec.14 while conducting combat operations in
Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Eric M. Torbert Jr., 25

Lancaster, Pa.

1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 18 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 18, 2010

Lance. Cpl. Jose L. Maldonado, 21

Mathis, Texas

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 17 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 17, 2010

Spc. Sean R. Cutsforth, 22

Radford, Va.

3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Dec. 15 at Ghazni Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release December 15, 2010

Staff Sgt. Justin E. Schmalstieg, 28

Pittsburgh, Pa.

1st Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 15 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

Lance Cpl. Jose A. Hernandez, 19

West Palm Beach, Fla.

1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 14 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 14, 2010

 

Cpl. Sean M. Collins, 25

Ewa Beach, Hawaii.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Cpl. Patrick D. Deans, 22

Orlando, Fla.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Cpl. Willie A. McLawhorn Jr., 23

Conway, N.C.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Cpl. Kenneth E. Necochea Jr., 21

San Diego, Calif.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Cpl. Derek T. Simonetta, 21

Redwood City, Calif.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Cpl. Jorge E. Villacis, 24

Sunrise, Fla.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

 Died Dec. 12 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release December 13, 2010

Spc. Ethan L. Goncalo, 21

Fall Rivers, Mass.

1st Battalion, 181st Infantry Regiment, Worcester, Mass.

 

Died Dec. 11 in Kabul, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained in a non-combat related incident.

 

Staff Sgt. Stacy A. Green, 34

Alexander City, Ala.

1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 10 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 11, 2010

Pfc. David D. Finch, 24

Bath Springs, Tenn.

2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died Dec. 8 in Wasit province, Iraq, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release December 10, 2010

 

Sgt. James A. Ayube, II, 25

Salem, Mass.

3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

Spc. Kelly J. Mixon, 23

Yulee, Fla.

3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Dec. 8 in Balkh province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when an insurgent
attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release December 9, 2010

Lance Cpl. Michael E. Geary, 20

Derry, N.H.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 8 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 8, 2010

Staff Sgt. Vincent W. Ashlock, 45

Seaside, Calif.

890th Engineer Battalion, 168th Engineer Brigade, Lucedale, Miss.

 

Died Dec. 4 in Khost province, Afghanistan, in a non-combat related incident.

 

Sgt. Jason D. Peto, 31

Vancouver, Wash.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 7 from wounds received Nov. 24 while conducting combat operations
in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 7, 2010

 

Staff Sgt. Jason A. Reeves, 32

Odessa, Texas

2nd Military Intelligence Battalion, 66th Military Intelligence Brigade, Hohenfels, Germany.

 

Died December 5 at Gardez District, Paktia Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Nicholas J. Aleman, 24

Brooklyn, N.Y.

Deployment Processing Command-East, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 5 while supporting combat operations in Paktia province, Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Derek A. Wyatt, 25

Akron, Ohio

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 6 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Colton W. Rusk, 20

Orange Grove, Texas

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 6 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 6, 2010

Lance Cpl. Lucas C. Scott, 20

Peebles, Ohio

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 3 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 4, 2010

Sgt. Matthew T. Abbate, 26

Honolulu, Hawaii

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 2 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. 1st Class James E. Thode, 45

Kirtland, N.M.

1457th Engineer Battalion, 204th Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, Salt Lake City, Utah.

 

Died Dec. 2 at Sabari District, Khowst Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release December 2, 2010

 

Cpl. Chad S. Wade, 22

Bentonville, Ark.

2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Dec. 1 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release December 1, 2010

1st. Lt. Scott F. Milley, 23

Sudbury, Mass.

2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Polk, La.

 

Died Nov. 30 in Logar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

Lt. Col. Gwendolyn A. Locht, 46

Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

96th Inpatient Operations Squadron, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.

 

Medically evacuated from Kandahar, Afghanistan, on May 22 for treatment of a non-combat related illness.
She died Nov. 16 in Houston, Texas.

 

Pfc. Jacob A. Gassen, 21

Beaver Dam, Wis.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Sgt. 1st Class Barry E. Jarvis, 36

Tell City, Ind.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Pfc. Buddy W. McLain, 24

Mexico, Maine.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Staff Sgt. Curtis A. Oakes, 29

Athens, Ohio.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Spc. Matthew W. Ramsey, 20

Quartz Hill, Calif.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Pfc. Austin G. Staggs, 19

Senoia, Ga.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 29, in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when an insurgent
attacked their unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release November 28, 2010

Pvt. Devon J. Harris, 24

Mesquite, Tex.

Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 10th Mountain Division, at Ft. Polk, La.

 

Died Nov. 27 in Wardak province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with a rocket-propelled grenade.

 

 

DOD Release November 26, 2010

1st Lt. William J. Donnelly IV, 27

Picayune, Miss.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Nov. 25 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 25, 2010

Lance Cpl. Ardenjoseph A. Buenagua, 19

San Jose, Calif.

1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Nov. 24 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 24, 2010

 

Staff Sgt. Sean M. Flannery, 29

Wyomissing, Pa.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Spc. William K. Middleton, 26

Norfolk, Va.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 22 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release November 22, 2010

 

Sgt. Jason T. Smith, 28

Colorado Springs, Colo.

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Branch, Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Marine Corps Bases Japan, Iwakuni, Japan.

 

Died Nov. 19 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. Loleni W. Gandy, 36

Pago Pago, American Samoa

103rd Expeditionary Sustainment Command, Des Moines, Iowa.

 

Died Nov. 19 in Balad, Iraq, in a non-combat related incident.

 

Sgt. David J. Luff Jr., 29

Hamilton, Ohio

1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

 

Died Nov. 21 in Tikrit, Iraq, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

Sgt. David S. Robinson, 25

Fort Smith, Ark.

2nd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Nov. 20 in Qalat, Afghanistan, of injuries suffered in a non-combat related accident.

 

 

DOD Release November 18, 2010

Staff Sgt. David P. Senft, 27

Grass Valley, Calif.

5th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 15 at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained in a non-combat related incident

 

 

Pfc. Kyle M. Holder, 18

Conroe, Texas

1st Squadron, 38th Cavalry Regiment (Reconnaissance and Surveillance), 525th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Nov. 17 at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained in a non-combat incident.

 

 

Sgt. Justin E. Culbreth, 26

Colorado Springs, Colo.

1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 17 at Panjway district, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release November 17, 2010

Staff Sgt. Kevin M. Pape, 30

Fort Wayne, Ind.

1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.

 

Died Nov. 16 in Konar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

Staff Sgt. Javier O. Ortiz Rivera, 26

Rochester, N.Y.

1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Nov. 16 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

Spc. Shane H. Ahmed, 31

Chesterfield, Mich.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Spc. Nathan E. Lillard, 26

Knoxville, Tenn.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Spc. Scott T. Nagorski, 27

Greenfield, Wis.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Spc. Jesse A. Snow, 25

Fairborn, Ohio.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Pfc. Christian M. Warriner, 19

Mills River, N.C.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 14 in Kunar province, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked their unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release November 16, 2010

Spc. Jacob C. Carroll, 20

Clemmons, N.C.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Cpl. Jacob R. Carver, 20

Freeman, Mo.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Staff Sgt. Juan L. Rivadeneira, 27

Davie, Fla.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 13 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, when a suicide bomber
detonated a vest bomb and struck their unit.

 

 

DOD Release November 15, 2010

Sgt. Edward H. Bolen, 25

Chittenango, N.Y.

2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Polk, La.

 

Died Nov. 10 in Logar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire and an improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Shannon Chihuahua, 25

Thomasville, Ga.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 12 in Kunar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire and rocket propelled grenades.

 

Spc. David C. Lutes, 28

Frostburg, Md.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 11 in Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked
his unit with an improvised explosive device in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, on Nov. 8.

 

 

DOD Release November 13, 2010

Senior Airman Andrew S. Bubacz, 23

Dalzell, S. C.

97th Communications Squadron, Altus Air Force Base, Okla.

 

Died Nov. 12 in Nuristan, Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Shawn D. Fannin, 32

Wheelersburg, Ohio

404th Aviation Support Battalion, 4th Combat Aviation Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died Nov. 12 in Mazar-e Sharif, Afghanistan in a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release November 12, 2010

Lance Cpl. Dakota R. Huse, 19

Greenwood, La.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Nov. 9 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 11, 2010

Lance Cpl. James B. Stack, 20

Arlington Heights, Ill.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Nov. 10 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 10, 2010

2nd Lt. Robert M. Kelly, 29

Tallahassee, Fla.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Nov. 9 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. Garrett A. Misener, 25

Cordova, Tenn.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Dec. 27 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 9, 2010

 

Sgt. Aaron B. Cruttenden, 25

Mesa, Ariz.

27th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineer Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Spc. Dale J. Kridlo, 33

Hughestown, Pa.

27th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineer Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Nov. 7 in Kunar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked their unit with small arms fire.

 

Spc. Anthony Vargas, 27

Reading, Pa.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 8 in Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Jason J. McCluskey, 26

McAlester, Okla.

27th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineer Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Nov. 4 at Zarghun Shahr, Mohammad Agha district, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered
when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

Cpl. Andrew L. Hutchins, 20

New Portland, Maine

3rd Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 8 at Khost province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release November 8, 2010

Staff Sgt. Jordan B. Emrick, 26

Hoyleton, Ill.

1st Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Nov. 5 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. Randy R. Braggs, 21

Sierra Vista, Ariz.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Nov. 6 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 7, 2010

Pfc. Shane M. Reifert, 23

Cottrellville, Mich.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 6 in Kunar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release November 6, 2010

Spc. Blake D. Whipple, 21

Williamsville, N.Y.

7th Engineering Battalion, 10th Sustainment Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died Nov. 5 in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Michael F. Paranzino, 22

Middletown, R.I.

1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died Nov. 5 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Lance Cpl. Matthew J. Broehm, 22

Flagstaff, Ariz.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Lance Cpl. Brandon W. Pearson, 21

Arvada, Colo.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Nov. 4 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 5, 2010

Sgt. 1st Class Todd M. Harris, 37

Tucson, Ariz.

1st Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died Nov. 3 in Badghis province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

 

Cpl. James C. Young, 25

Rochester, Ill.

863rd Engineer Battalion, Darien, Ill.

 

Died Nov. 3 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release November 3, 2010

 

1st Lt. James R. Zimmerman, 25

Aroostook, Maine

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Nov. 2 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release November 2, 2010

Spc. Jonathan M. Curtis, 24

Belmont, Mass.

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Pfc. Andrew N. Meari, 21

Plainfield, Ill.

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Nov. 1 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release November 1, 2010

Cpl. Brett W. Land, 24

Wasco, Calif.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 30 in the Zhari district, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release October 31, 2010

Sgt. Diego A. Solorzano Valdovinos, 24

Huntington Park, Calif.

1st Battalion, 506nd Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 29 in Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit on Oct. 27
with small arms fire in the Yahya Khel district in Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 30, 2010

Staff Sgt. Adam L. Dickmyer, 26

Winston Salem, N.C.

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

 Died Oct. 28 near Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Pedro A. Maldonado, 20

Houston, Texas

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 29 in Kandalay, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit
with rocket-propelled grenades and small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release October 29, 2010

Lance Cpl. Terry E. Honeycutt Jr., 19

Waldorf, Md.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 27 from wounds received Oct. 21 while conducting combat operations in
Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 28, 2010

Sgt. Michael D. Kirspel Jr., 23

Hopatcong, N.J.

3rd Battalion, 6th Field Artillery (Strike), 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

 Died Oct. 27 near the village of Khwaja Kinti (approximately 25 km south of Ghormach), Afghanistan,
of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release October 27, 2010

Pfc. David R. Jones Jr., 21

Saint Johnsville, N.Y.

2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died Oct. 24 at Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries sustained in a non-combat incident.

 

Sgt. 1st Class Phillip C. Tanner, 43

Sheridan, Wyo.

106th Transportation Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 26 at Ali Al Salem, Kuwait, of injuries sustained in a non-combat incident.

 

 

DOD Release October 26, 2010

Spc. Thomas A. Moffitt, 21

Wichita, Kan.

2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 24 at Sarobi District, Paktika Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when his unit
was attacked by insurgents with small arms fire and rocket propelled grenades.

 

 

DOD Release October 25, 2010

Spc. Ronnie J. Pallares, 19

Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.

27th Engineer Battalion, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 23 in Andar district, Ghazni, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Steven L. Dupont, 20

Lafayette, La.

3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Oct. 24 at Rangrizan, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. 1st Class Charles M. Sadell, 34

Columbia, Mo.

1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died Oct. 24 at National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Md., of wounds suffered Oct. 5
at Arif Kala, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Staff Sgt. Aracely Gonzalez O’Malley, 31

Brawley, Calif.

307th Integrated Theater Signal Battalion, 516th Signal Brigade, 311th Signal Command, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

 

Died Oct. 22 at Homburg, Germany, of injuries sustained in a non combat incident
Oct. 12 at Mazar-e Sharif, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 22, 2010

Spc. Gerald R. Jenkins, 19

Circleville, Ohio

1st Brigade Special Troop Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 20 in Maquan, Zhari district, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Staff Sgt. Kenneth K. McAninch, 28

Logansport, Ind.

1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

 Died Oct. 21 at Yahya Khel district, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release October 20, 2010

Lance Cpl. Francisco R. Jackson, 24

Elizabeth, N.J.

1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 19 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. Joshua J. Cullins, 28

Simi Valley, Calif.

1st Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 19 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 18, 2010

Pfc. Dylan T. Reid, 24

Springfield, Mo.

1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

 

 Died Oct. 16 in Amarah, Iraq in a non-combat related incident.

 

Sgt. Ian M. Tawney, 25

Dallas, Ore.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 16 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Jorge Villarreal Jr., 22

San Antonio, Texas

1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 17 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 16, 2010

Lance Cpl. James D. Boelk, 24

Oceanside, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 15 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 15, 2010

Pfc. Jordan M. Byrd, 19

Grantsville, Utah

1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 13 in Yahya Kheyl, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

Lance Cpl. Irvin M. Ceniceros, 21

Clarksville, Ark.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 14 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. Alec E. Catherwood, 19

Byron, Ill.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 14 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. Eric C. Newman, 30

Waynesboro, Miss.

1st Squadron, 38th Cavalry Regiment, 525th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 14 in Akatzai Kalay, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

 

Staff Sgt. Carlos A. Benitez, 24

Carrollton, Texas.

7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

Pfc. Tramaine J. Billingsley, 20

Portsmouth, Va.

7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

Spc. Rafael Martinez Jr., 36

Spring Valley, Calif.

7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

 

Died Oct. 14 while conducting combat operations between Moqur and Darreh-Ye-Bum, Afghanistan,
of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Lance Cpl. Joseph C. Lopez, 26

Rosamond, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 14 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 14, 2010

 

Lance Cpl. Raymon L. A. Johnson, 22

Midland, Ga.

1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 13 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

Cpl. Justin J. Cain, 22

Manitowoc, Wis.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Pfc. Victor A. Dew, 20

Granite Bay, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Lance Cpl. Joseph E. Rodewald, 21

Albany, Ore.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Lance Cpl. Phillip D. Vinnedge, 19

Saint Charles, Mo.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 13 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan

  

 

DOD Release October 13, 2010

Spc. Matthew C. Powell, 20

Slidell, La.

526th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

 Died Oct. 12 at Kandahar Airfield, of wounds suffered at Ghunday Ghar, Afghanistan when insurgents attacked his military vehicle using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release October 12, 2010

Lance Cpl. John T. Sparks, 23

Chicago, Ill.

3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 8 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. Frank R. Zaehringer III, 23

Reno, Nev.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 11 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Spc. David A. Hess, 25

Ruskin, Fla.

526th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Staff Sgt. Dave J. Weigle, 29

Philadelphia, Pa.

1st Squadron, 75th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 10 of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their
unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release October 10, 2010

Hospital Corpsman Edwin Gonzalez, 22

North Miami Beach, Fla.

2nd Marine Division, Fleet Marine Forces, Atlantic, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 8 from wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device while supporting
combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 8, 2010

Cpl. Stephen C. Sockalosky, 21

Cordele, Ga.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 6 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 7, 2010

Lance Cpl. Scott A. Lynch, 22

Greenwood Lake, N.Y.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 6 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release October 6, 2010

Senior Airman Daniel J. Johnson, 23

Schiller Park, Ill.

30th Civil Engineer Squadron, Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.

 

Died Oct. 5 of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised
explosive device in Kandahar, Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Cody A. Board, 19

McKinney, Texas

1st Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Oct. 4 at Mirwais, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Karl A. Campbell, 34

Chiefland, Fla.

1st Squadron, 75th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Oct. 4 in Babur, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit
with an improvised explosive device.

 

Pfc. Ryane G. Clark, 22

New London, Minn.

27th Combat Engineer Battalion (Airborne), 20th Combat Engineer Brigade, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Oct. 4 in Shekhabad, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire and rocket-propelled grenades.

 

 

DOD Release October 5, 2010

Spc. Joseph T. Prentler, 20

Fenwick, Mich.

3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

 Died Oct. 4 in Mama Kariz, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
his military vehicle using an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Brian J. Pedro, 27

Rosamond, Calif.

2nd Engineer Battalion, White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

 

Died Oct. 2 in Pol-e-Khumri, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
his unit with small arms fire and rocket-propelled grenades.

 

 

DOD Release October 4, 2010

Staff Sgt. Willie J. Harley Jr., 48

Aiken, S.C.

1221st Engineer Clearance Company, Graniteville, S.C.

Spc. Luther W. Rabon Jr., 32

Lexington, S.C.

1221st Engineer Clearance Company, Graniteville, S.C.

 

Died Oct. 1 in Paktika province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked their military vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Anthony D. Matteoni, 22

Union City, Mich.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

 Died Oct. 1 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan

 

Sgt. 1st Class Lance H. Vogeler, 29

Frederick, Md.

1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.

 

Died Oct.1 in Bastion, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered in Helmand, Afghanistan,
when insurgents attacked his unit with indirect fire.

 

 

 

DOD Release October 1, 2010

Lance Cpl. Timothy M. Jackson, 22

Corbin, Ky.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 30 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. Justin A. Officer, 26

Wichita, Kan.

1st Squadron, 75th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Sept. 29 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit
using an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. 1st Class Calvin B. Harrison, 31

San Antonio, Texas

2nd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 29 in Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release September 30, 2010

Senior Airman Mark Forester, 29

Tuscaloosa, Ala.

21st Special Tactics Squadron, Pope Air Force Base, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 29 in Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, while conducting combat operations in the area.

 

 

DOD Release September 29, 2010

Lance Cpl. Ralph J. Fabbri, 20

Gallitzin, Pa.

HeadquartersBattalion, 1st Marine Division, IMarine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Sept. 28 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 28, 2010

Spc. Donald S. Morrison, 23

Cincinnati, Ohio.

20th Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

Sgt. Mark A. Simpson, 40

Peoria, Ill.

20th Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died Sept. 26 at Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their military vehicle with
an improvised explosive device on Sept. 25 at Forward Operating Base Frontenac, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 27, 2010

Pfc. Clinton E. Springer II, 21

Sanford, Maine

2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died Sept. 24 in Kabul, Afghanistan, in a non-combat related incident.

 

 

Spc. John Carrillo Jr., 20

Stockton, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

Pfc. Gebrah P. Noonan, 26

Watertown, Conn.

3rd Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

 

Died Sept. 24 in Fallujah, Iraq, of injuries sustained Sept. 23 in a non-combat incident.

 

Spc. Marc C. Whisenant, 23

Holly Hill, Fla.

Florida National Guard’s 1st Battalion, 124th Infantry Regiment, Miami, Fla.

 

Died Sept. 24 in Kuwait of injuries sustained in a military vehicle roll-over.

 

 

Pfc. William B. Dawson, 20

Tunica, Miss.

17th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 3rd Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, U.S. Army, Alaska, Fort Richardson, Alaska.

Pfc. Jaysine P. S. Petree, 19

Yigo, Guam.

17th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 3rd Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, U.S. Army, Alaska, Fort Richardson, Alaska.

 

Died Sept. 24 of wounds suffered while traveling between Ghanzi and Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan,
when their military vehicle was attacked with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release September 24, 2010

Lance Cpl. Anthony J. Rosa, 20

Swanton, Vt.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 23 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 22, 2010

Senior Airman Michael J. Buras, 23

Fitzgerald, Ga.

99th Civil Engineer Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

 

Died Sept. 21 of wounds suffered as the result of an improvised explosive device
detonation in Kandahar, Afghanistan.

 

Lt. (SEAL) Brendan J. Looney, 29

Owings, Md.

West Coast-based SEAL Team.

Senior Chief Petty Officer David B. McLendon, 30

Thomasville, Ga.

East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit.

Petty Officer 3rd Class (SEAL) Denis C. Miranda, 24

Toms River, N.J.

East Coast-based SEAL Team.

Petty Officer 2nd Class (SEAL) Adam O. Smith, 26

Hurland, Mo.

East Coast-based SEAL Team.

 

Died in a helicopter crash Sept. 21 during combat operations in the Zabul province,
Afghanistan, while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

 

Lt. Col. Robert F. Baldwin, 39

Muscatine, Iowa.

Brigade headquarters, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Sgt. Marvin R. Calhoun Jr., 23

Elkhart, Ind.

5th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Chief Warrant Officer Jonah D. McClellan, 26

St. Louis Park, Minn.

5th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Staff Sgt. Joshua D. Powell, 25

Pleasant Plains, Ill.

6th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Chief Warrant Officer Matthew G. Wagstaff, 34

Orem, Utah.

5th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died in a helicopter crash Sept. 21 during combat operations in Zabul province, Afghanistan,
while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

 

 

DOD Release September 21, 2010

Pfc. Joshua S. Ose, 19

Hernando, Miss.

1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 20 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 20, 2010

1st Lt. Scott J. Fleming, 24

Marietta, Ga.

3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, based out of Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

 

Died Sept. 17 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. Jaime C. Newman, 27

Richmond, Va., who died Sept. 17.

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

1st Lt. Eric Yates, 26

Rineyville, Ky.

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died in the Zhari district, Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. 1st Class Ronald A. Grider, 30

Brighton, Ill.

U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 18 at Kunduz province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he
was struck by machine gun fire.

 

Spc. Timothy L. Johnson, 24

Randolph, N.Y.

1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

 

Died Sept. 16 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an
improvised explosive device at Arghandab River Valley, Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Barbara Vieyra, 22

Mesa, Ariz.

720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died Sept. 18 of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked her unit using an improvised explosive device
and rocket propelled grenade fire in Kunar province, Afghanistan.

 

Maj. Paul D. Carron, 33

Mo.

2nd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Sept. 18 at Qalat, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained in a non-combat related incident.

 

Spc. Joshua A. Harton, 23

Bethlehem, Penn.

3rd Battalion, 6th Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died Sept. 18 in Kaftar Khan, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using
small arms and rocket propelled grenade fire.

 

 

DOD Release September 18, 2010

Spc. Deangelo B. Snow, 22

Saginaw, Mich.

526th Brigade Support Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Sept. 17 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attached his vehicle with a rocket propelled grenade.

 

 

DOD Release September 17, 2010

Sgt. John F. Burner III, 32

Baltimore, Md.

63rd Signal Battalion (Expeditionary), 35th Signal Brigade, Fort Gordon, Ga.

 

Died Sept. 16, in Iskandariya, Iraq, in a non-combat related incident.

 

Sgt. Aaron K. Kramer, 22

Salt Lake City, Utah

2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Sept. 16 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

 

Senior Airman Daniel R. Sanchez, 23

El Paso, Texas

23rd Special Tactics Squadron, Hurlburt Field, Fla.

 

Died Sept. 16 while conducting combat operations in Oruzgan province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 16, 2010

Sgt. Ryan J. Hopkins, 21

Livermore, Calif.

At the time of the incident, he was assigned to the 64th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo. At the time of his death, he was assigned to the Warrior Transition Unit, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, Texas.

 

Died Jan. 8, at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, of injuries sustained in a motor pool
accident in Baghdad, Iraq, on Oct. 4, 2008.

 

Senior Airman James A. Hansen, 25

Athens, Mich.

46th Operations Support Squadron, Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.

 

Died Sept. 15 of wounds suffered during a controlled detonation at Joint Base Balad, Iraq.

 

 

DOD Release September 10, 2010

1st Lt. Todd W. Weaver, 26

Hampton, Va.

1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Sept. 9 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an
improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release September 9, 2010

Sgt. Jesse M. Balthaser, 23

Columbus, Ohio

3rd Combat Engineer Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died Sept. 4 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Pvt. James F. McClamrock, 22

Huntersville, N.C.

1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

Sgt. Philip C. Jenkins, 26

Decatur, Ind.

1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Advise and Assist Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

 

Died Sept. 7 at Balad, Iraq, of wounds suffered in a shooting incident in Salah ad-Din province.

 

Cpl. John C. Bishop, 25

Columbus, Ind.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 8 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 8, 2010

Cpl. Philip G. E. Charte, 22

Goffstown, N.H.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 7 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 7, 2010

Pfc. Diego M. Montoya, 20

San Antonio, Texas

720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died Sept. 2 in Laghman province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with indirect fire.

 

Capt. Jason T. McMahon, 35

Mulvane, Kan.

184th Ordnance Battalion (Explosive Ordnance Disposal), 52nd Ordnance Group, Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Sept. 5 in Bagram, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
his unit with indirect fire in Jalalabad.

 

Lance Cpl. Ross S. Carver, 21

Rocky Point, N.C.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 3 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release September 3, 2010

Lance Cpl. Joshua T. Twigg, 21

Indiana, Pa.

2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 2 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. Vinson B. Adkinson III, 26

Harper, Kan.

173rd Brigade Support Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Bamberg, Germany.

Sgt. Raymond C. Alcaraz, 20

Redlands, Calif.

173rd Brigade Support Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Bamberg, Germany.

Pfc. Matthew E. George, 22

Gransboro, N.C.

173rd Brigade Support Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Bamberg, Germany.

Pfc. James A. Page, 23

Titusville, Fla.

173rd Brigade Support Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Bamberg, Germany.

 

Died Aug. 31 in Logar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release September 2, 2010

Lance Cpl. Christopher B. Rodgers, 20

Griffin, Ga.

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Sept. 1 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. Casey J. Grochowiak, 34

Lompoc, Calif.

1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

1st Lt. Mark A. Noziska, 24

Papillon, Neb.

1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

 

Died Aug. 30 in Malajat, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their unit
with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release September 1, 2010

Pfc. Chad D. Clements, 26

Huntington, Ind.

4th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division

Capt. Dale A Goetz, 43

White, S.D.

1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division

Staff Sgt. Jesse Infante, 30

Cypress, Texas

4th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division

Staff Sgt. Kevin J. Kessler, 32

Canton, Ohio

4th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division

Staff Sgt. Matthew J. West, 36

Conover, Wis.

71st Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group

 

Died Aug. 30 in the Arghandab River Valley, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Joseph A. Bovia, 24

Kenner, La.

3rd Combat Assault Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Okinawa, Japan.

 

Died Aug. 31 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. Cody A. Roberts, 22

Boise, Idaho

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Aug. 31 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 31, 2010

Spc. Andrew J. Castro, 20

Westlake Village, Calif.

2nd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Sgt. Patrick K. Durham, 24

Chattanooga, Tenn.

Durham was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Aug. 28 in Babur, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their unit
with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release August 30, 2010

Master Sgt. Daniel L. Fedder, 34

Pine City, Minn.

7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 27 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. James R. Ide, 32

Festus, Mo.

230th Military Police Company, 95th Military Police Battalion, 18th Military Police Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, Sembach, Germany.

 

Died Aug. 29 at Hyderabad, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

Spc. James C. Robinson, 27

Lebanon, Ohio

1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Aug. 28 at Paktika, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked his unit with indirect fire.

 

Spc. Chad D. Coleman, 20

Moreland, Ga.

1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Pvt. Adam J. Novak, 20

Prairie du Sac, Wis.

1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their vehicle with an improvised
explosive device Aug. 27 in Paktiya, Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Bryn T. Raver, 20

Harrison, Ark.

1st Brigade Special Troop Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Capt. Ellery R. Wallace, 33

Utah.

1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Aug. 29 at Nangahar, Afghanistan, of wound sustained when their military vehicle was struck
by rocket propelled grenade on Aug. 28 at Nangahar, Afghanistan.

 

Gunnery Sgt. Floyd E. C. Holley, 36

Casselberry, Fla.

7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 29 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 29, 2010

Petty Officer 3rd Class James M. Swink, 20

Yucca Valley, Calif.

Hospital corpsman assigned to 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Forces.

 

Died Aug. 27 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 25, 2010

Spc. Justin B. Shoecraft, 28

Elkhart, Ind.

1st Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Aug. 24 at Tarin Kowt, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit
using an improvised explosive device at Kakarak, Afghanistan.

 

DOD Release August 24, 2010

Sgt. Brandon E. Maggart, 24

Kirksville, Mo.

5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died Aug. 22 at Basrah, Iraq, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using indirect fire.

 

Sgt. Jason D. Calo, 23

Lexington, Ky.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Aug. 22 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Spc. Pedro A. Millet Meletiche, 20

Elizabeth, N. J.

1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

 

Died Aug. 22 at Arghandab River Valley, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Steven J. Deluzio, 25

South Glastonbury, Conn.

172nd Infantry, 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Jericho, Vt.

Spc. Tristan H. Southworth, 21

West Danville, Vt.

172nd Infantry, 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Jericho, Vt.

 

Died Aug. 22 at Paktika, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked their unit
with small arms and rocket propelled grenade fire.

 

Sgt. Ronald A. Rodriguez, 26

Falls Church, Va.

1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 23 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. Robert J. Newton, 21

Creve Coeur, Ill.

3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 23 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 23, 2010

Spc. Christopher S. Wright, 23

Tollesboro, Ky.

1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Air Field, Ga.

 

Died Aug. 19 in Pech, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

Lance Cpl. Nathaniel J. A. Schultz, 19

Safety Harbor, Fla.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Aug. 21 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Alexis V. Maldonado, 20

Wichita Falls, Texas

20th Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died Aug. 21 at Kandahar Air Field, Afghanistan of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit
using small arms fire in Zhari province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 21, 2010

Lance Cpl. Cody S. Childers, 19

Chesapeake, Va.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, IIMarine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Aug. 20 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

 

DOD Release August 20, 2010

Sgt. Martin A. Lugo, 24

Tucson, Ariz.

1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Air Field, Ga.

 

Died Aug. 19 in Puli Alam, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Collin Thomas, 33

Morehead, Ky.

Assigned to an east coast-based SEAL team.

 

Died Aug. 18 during a combat operation in eastern Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Christopher J. Boyd, 22

Palatine, Ill.

2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, IMarine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 19 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 19, 2010

Lance Cpl. Kevin E. Oratowski, 23

Wheaton, Ill.

1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. 1st Class Edgar N. Roberts, 39

Hinesville, Ga.

810th Engineer Company (SAPPER), Swainsboro, Ga.

 

Died Aug. 17 at the National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Md., of wounds sustained June 26 at
Sayed Abad, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release August 18, 2010

Staff Sgt. Derek J. Farley, 24

Nassau, N.Y.

18th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 16th Sustainment Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, Grafenwoehr, Germany.

 

Died Aug. 17 at Bala Boluk, Farah, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when an improvised
explosive device detonated as he attempted to disarm it.

 

Pfc. Benjamen G. Chisholm, 24

Fort Worth, Texas.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Pvt. Charles M. High, IV, 21

Albuquerque, N.M.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died Aug.17 in Kunar province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive
device caused a military vehicle roll-over.

 

 

DOD Release August 17, 2010

Spc. Jamal M. Rhett, 24

Palmyra, N.J.

1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

 

Died Aug. 15 in Ba Qubah, Iraq, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his vehicle with grenades.

 

 

DOD Release August 16, 2010

Staff Sgt. Michael A. Bock, 26

Leesburg, Fla.

3rd Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 13 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 13, 2010

Cpl. Kristopher D. Greer, 25

Ashland City, Tenn.

4th Combat Engineering Battalion, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve, based out of Knoxville, Tenn.

 

Died Aug. 8 of wounds received Aug. 6 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release August 12, 2010

Sgt. Jose L. Saenz III, 30

Pleasanton, Texas

1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 9 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. Christopher N. Karch, 23

Indianapolis, Ind.

2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Aug. 11 in Arghandab Valley, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release August 11, 2010

Pfc. John E. Andrade, 19

San Antonio, Texas

3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Aug. 7 at DE Khak Chupan Turah, Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release August 9, 2010

Cpl. Max W. Donahue, 23

Highlands Ranch, Colo.

I Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died Aug. 7 of wounds received Aug. 4 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province,
Afghanistan.

 

Spc. Faith R. Hinkley, 23

Colorado Springs, Colo.

502nd Military Intelligence Battalion, 201st Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died Aug. 7 in Baghdad, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked her unit in Iskandariya, Iraq.

 

Sgt. Andrew C. Nicol, 23

Kensington, N.H.,

3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Ga.

Pfc. Bradley D. Rappuhn, 24

Grand Ledge, Mich.

3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Ga.

 

Died Aug. 8 at Zhari Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked
their unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Lance Cpl. Kevin M. Cornelius, 20

Ashtabula, Ohio.

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Pfc. Vincent E. Gammone III, 19

Christiana, Tenn.

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died Aug. 7 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan

 

Pfc. Paul O. Cuzzupe, 23

Plant City, Fla.

3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Calvary Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died Aug. 8 in Akhtar-Mohammad-Khan, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release August 6, 2010

Master Sgt. Jared N. Van Aalst, 34

Laconia, N.H.

U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died Aug. 4 in Kunduz province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered while his unit was conducting combat operations.

 

 

DOD Release August 2, 2010

Sgt. Kyle B. Stout, 25

Texarkana, Texas

1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 30 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with an
improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release August 1, 2010

Spc. Michael L. Stansbery, 21

Mount Juliet, Tenn.

1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 30 near Kandahar, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his unit
with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 31, 2010

Capt. Jason E. Holbrook, 28

Burnet, Texas, and

1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C.

Staff Sgt. Kyle R. Warren, 28

Manchester, N.H.

1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 29 at Tsagay, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked their
military vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 30, 2010

Lance Cpl. Shane R. Martin, 23

Spring, Texas

1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died July 29 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 29, 2010

Lance Cpl. Abram L. Howard, 21

Williamsport, Pa.

Headquarters and Service Battalion, 4th Marine Logistics Group, Marine Forces Reserve, based out of North Versailles, Pa.

 

Died July 27 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 27, 2010

 

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a sailor and the identity of another sailor listed as Duty Status Whereabouts Unknown (DUSTWUN).

Petty Officer 3rd Class Jarod Newlove, 25

Renton, Wash.

Navy Reserve Force Command.

 

Died from wounds sustained from an incident in Logar province, Afghanistan, on July 23.
Coalition forces recovered his body July 28 after an extensive search.

 

Petty Officer 2nd Class Justin McNeley, 30

Wheatridge, Colo.

Assault Craft Unit One (ACU-1), San Diego.

 

Died from wounds sustained from the July 23 incident. Coalition Forces recovered his
body July 25 after an extensive search.

 

 

DOD Release July 26, 2010

Lt. Col. Mario D. Carazo, 41

Springfield, Ohio.

Marine Aircraft Group 39, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, I Marine Expeditionary Force, based out of Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Maj. James M. Weis, 37

Toms River, N.J.

Marine Aircraft Group 39, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, I Marine Expeditionary Force, based out of Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died July 22 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Spc. Joseph A. Bauer, 27

Cincinnati, Ohio.

5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Fires Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

Spc. Andrew L. Hand, 25

Enterprise, Ala.

5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Fires Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

Sgt. Daniel Lim, 23

Cypress, Calif.

5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Fires Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

Staff Sgt. Conrad A. Mora, 24

San Diego, Calif.

5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Fires Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died July 24, at Qalat, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked their military vehicle
with an improvised explosive device.

 

Lance Cpl. Frederik E. Vazquez, 20

Melrose Park, Ill.

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, IIMarine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died July 24 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 24, 2010

Pfc. James J. Oquin, 20

El Paso, Texas

1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 23 in Orgun-E, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident when
he was swept away by the current when a levee broke near his military vehicle in Paktika, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 23, 2010

1st Lt. Michael L. Runyan, 24

Newark, Ohio

52nd Infantry, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

 

Died July 21 in Balad, Iraq, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his convoy vehicle with
an improvised explosive device in Muqdadiyah, Iraq.

 

 

DOD Release July 22, 2010

Cpl. Julio Vargas, 23

Sylmar, Calif.

3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died July 20 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Joe L. Wrightsman, 23

Jonesboro, La.

3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

 

Died July 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 21, 2010

Cpl. Paul J. Miller, 22

Traverse City, Mich.

3rd Combat Engineer Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died July 19 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. Brian F. Piercy, 27

Clovis, Calif.

2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 19 in Arghandab River Valley, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 20, 2010

Sgt. Justin B. Allen, 23

Coal Grove, Ohio

1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.

 

Died July 18 in Zhari, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he was shot by insurgents
while conducting combat operations.

 

Gunnery Sgt. Christopher L. Eastman, 28

Moose Pass, Alaska

7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died July 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

1st Lt. Robert N. Bennedsen, 25

Vashon, Wash.

2nd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

 

Died July 18 at Qalat, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his
unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Anibal Santiago, 37

Belvidere, Ill.

3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Ga.

 

Died July 18 in Bagram, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained July 17 in a non-combat related
incident in Kwowst, Afghanistan.

 

Sgt. Jesse R. Tilton, 23

Decatur, Ill.

1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 16 at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds sustained July 13
when insurgents attacked his unit in Kandahar City, Afghanistan, with rifle, rocket propelled grenade,
and small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release July 19, 2010

Sgt. Matthew W. Weikert, 29

Jacksonville, Ill.

1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 17 in Paktika province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked
his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. 1st Class John H. Jarrell, 32

Brunson, S.C.

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Staff Sgt. Leston M. Winters, 30

Sour Lake, Texas.

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 15 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked their unit
with an improvised explosive device.

 

Cpl. Dave M. Santos, 21

Rota, Marianas Islands of the Pacific

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died July 16 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Staff Sgt. Justus S. Bartelt, 27

Polo, Ill.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died July 16 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 16, 2010

Pvt. Brandon M. King, 23

Tallahassee, Fla.

1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 14 at Combat Outpost Nolen, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

1st Lt. Christopher S. Goeke, 23

Apple Valley, Minn.

1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Staff Sgt. Christopher T. Stout, 34

Worthville, Ky.

1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Staff Sgt. Sheldon L. Tate, 27

Hinesville, Ga.

782nd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 13 in Kandahar City, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked
their unit with rifle, rocket propelled grenade, and small arms fire.

 

Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher, 24

Ballwin, Mo.

27th Engineer Battalion (Combat Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade (Combat), Fort Bragg, N.C.

Spc. Matthew J. Johnson, 21

Maplewood, Minn.

27th Engineer Battalion (Combat Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade (Combat), Fort Bragg, N.C.

Spc. Jesse D. Reed, 26

Orefield, Penn.

27th Engineer Battalion (Combat Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade (Combat), Fort Bragg, N.C.

Spc. Chase Stanley, 21

Napa, Calif.

27th Engineer Battalion (Combat Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade (Combat), Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 14 at Zabul Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked
their military vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 14, 2010

Staff Sgt. Shaun M. Mittler, 32

Austin, Texas

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 10 in Konar, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit
using rocket-propelled grenade and small arms fires.

 

Spc. Christopher J. Moon, 20

Tucson, Ariz.

2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 13 at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds sustained when
insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device on July 6 in Arghandab, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 13, 2010

Staff Sgt. Christopher J. Antonik, 29

Crystal Lake, Ill.

1st Marine Special Operations Battalion, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died July 11 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. Daniel G. Raney, 21

Pleasant View, Tenn.

3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died July 9 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. Tyler A. Roads, 20

Burney, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died July 10 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Spc. Carlos J. Negron, 40

Fort Meyers, Fla.

426th Forward Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 10 at Asadabad, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered at Konar, Afghanistan when insurgents
attacked his unit with rifle and small arms fire.

 

Spc. Nathaniel D. Garvin, 20

Radcliff, Ky.

96th Aviation Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 12 at Forward Operating Base Frontenac, Afghanistan (Kandahar, Afghanistan),
of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release July 12, 2010

Pfc. Anthony W. Simmons, 25

Tallahassee, Fla.

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 8 in Kunar province, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked his unit with indirect fire.

 

Sgt. Robert W. Crow, 42

Kansas City, Mo.

203rd Engineer Battalion, Joplin, Mo.

 

Died July 10 in Paktika, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his vehicle with
an improvised explosive device.

 

 

Spc. Joseph W. Dimock II, 21

Wildwood, Ill

1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.

 

Died July 10 in Salerno, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident when an
explosion occurred in an ammunition holding facility during an inventory.

 

Sgt. Donald R. Edgerton, 33

Murphy, N.C.

1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died July 10 near Char Dara, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his
unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Staff Sgt. Jesse W. Ainsworth, 24

Dayton, Texas

1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died July 10 near Walakan, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 9, 2010

Staff Sgt. Marc A. Arizmendez, 30

Anaheim, Calif.

1st Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, Hohenfels, Germany

Spc. Roger Lee, 26

Monterey, Calif.

1st Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, Hohenfels, Germany

Pfc. Michael S. Pridham, 19

Louisville, Ky.

1st Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, Hohenfels, Germany

 

Died July 6 at Qalat, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked their vehicle
with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 8, 2010

Sgt. Andrew J. Creighton, 23

Laurel, Del.

3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died July 4 in Oruzgan province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained on July 1 while conducting
combat operations in Oruzgan province.

 

Pfc. Jacob A. Dennis, 22

Powder Springs, Ga.

4th Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died July 3 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, of injuries sustained June 30 in a
weapons system accident at Forward Operating Base Lane, Afghanistan (Zabul province).

 

Spc. Keenan A. Cooper, 19

Wahpeton, N.D.

4th Squadron, 73rd Armor Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Spc. Jerod H. Osborne, 20

Royse City, Texas.

4th Squadron, 73rd Armor Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 5 in Yakuta, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked their unit
using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 7, 2010

Staff Sgt. Christopher F. Cabacoy, 30

Virginia Beach, Va.

1st Squadron,71st Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

Spc. Edwin C. Wood, 18

Omaha, Neb.

1st Squadron,71st Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died July 5 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their
vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release July 6, 2010

Sgt. Louis R. Fastuca, 24

West Chester, Pa.

1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Camp Ederle, Italy.

 

Died July 5 at Abdulhamid Kalay, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Clayton D. McGarrah, 20

Harrison, Ark.

2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 4 at Arghandab, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his unit
using an improvised explosive device and rocket-propelled grenade fire.

 

Pfc. David Jefferson, 23

Philadelphia, PA

1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died July 2 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using an
improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Jordan E. Tuttle , 22

West Monroe, La.

156th Army Band in Bossier City, La., and was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 141st Field Artillery Regiment, 256th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, New Orleans, La.

 

Died July 2 at Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release July 3, 2010

Sgt. 1st Class Kristopher D. Chapleau, 33

LaGrange, Ky.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 30 at Forward Operating Base Blessing, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from
a non-combat related incident.

 

Spc. Morganne M. McBeth, 19

Fredricksburg, Va.

1st Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died July 2 in Al Asad, Iraq, of wounds sustained July 1 in a non-combat related
incident in Khan Al Baghdadi, Iraq.

 

Sgt. Johnny W. Lumpkin, 38

Columbus, Ga.

1st Battalion, 41st Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

 

Died July 2 in Balad, Iraq, of wounds sustained July 1 in a non-combat related equipment incident in Taji, Iraq.

 

Spc. Ryan J. Grady, 25

Bristow, Okla.

Special Troops Battalion, 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Bradford, Vt.

 

Died July 1 at Bagram, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit
using an improvised-explosive device.

 

Capt David A. Wisniewski, 31

Moville, Iowa

66th Rescue Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

 

Died July 2 of wounds sustained June 9 in a helicopter crash near Forward Operating Base Jackson, Afghanistan

 

 

DOD Release July 2, 2010

Cpl. Larry D. Harris Jr., 24

Thornton, Colo.

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died July 1 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release July 1, 2010

Sgt. Matthew R. Hennigan, 20

Las Vegas, Nev.

173rd Special Troops Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Bamberg, Germany.

 

Died June 30 at Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered earlier in Tangi Valley,
Afghanistan when enemy forces attacked his unit with machine gun fire.

 

 

DOD Release June 30, 2010

Staff Sgt. Brandon M. Silk, 25

Orono, Maine

5th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 21 of injuries sustained when the helicopter in which he was travelling made a hard landing.

 

 

DOD Release June 29, 2010

Sgt. John M. Rogers, 26

Scottsdale, Ariz.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 27 at Forward Operating Base Blessing, Afghanistan, of injuries
sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

Pfc. Bryant J. Haynes, 21

Epps, La.

199th Support Battalion, Louisiana Army National Guard, Alexandria, La.

 

Died June 26 in Al Diwaniyah, Iraq, of injuries sustained during a vehicle roll-over.

 

Sgt. David A. Holmes, 34

Tennille, Ga.

810th Engineer Company, Swainsboro, Ga.

 

Died June 26 at Sayed Abad, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his
unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

Staff Sgt. Eric B. Shaw, 31

Exeter, Maine

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

Sgt. David W. Thomas, 40

St. Petersburg, Fla.

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

 

Died June 27 in Konar, Afghanistan of wounds suffered when enemy forces
attacked their unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release June 28, 2010

Staff Sgt. Edwardo Loredo, 34

Houston, Texas

2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died June 24 at Jelewar, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Sgt. Joseph D. Caskey, 24

Pittsburgh, Pa.

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died June 26 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Spc. Jared C. Plunk, 27

Stillwater, Okla.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Spc. Blair D. Thompson, 19

Rome, N.Y.

1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 25 at Konar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked their unit
using rocket propelled grenades and small arms fire.

 

Cpl. Daane A. Deboer, 24

Ludington, Mich.

1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died June 25 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. William T. Richards, 20

Trenton, Ga.

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died June 26 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Robert K. L. Repkie, 20

Knoxville, Tenn.

782nd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died June 24 at Forward Operating Base Farah, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained
from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release June 25, 2010

1st Sgt. Robert N. Barton, 35

Roxie, Miss.

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 7 in Konar, Afghanistan, when insurgents attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release June 24, 2010

Sgt. Andrew R. Looney, 22

Owasso, Okla.

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Pfc. David T. Miller, 19

Wilton, N.Y.

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 21 at Lar Sholtan Village, Afghanistan, from wounds suffered when a
suicide bomber attacked their unit.

 

Cpl. Claudio Patino IV, 22

Yorba Linda, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died June 22 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Kevin A. Cueto, 23

San Jose, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, IMarine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died June 22 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Cpl. Joshua R. Dumaw, 23

Spokane Valley, Wash.

2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, II Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C.

 

Died June 22 while supporting combat operations in Nimruz province, Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Anthony T. Justesen, 22

Wilsonville, Ore.

Troop B, 4th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died June 23 at Ganjkin village, Pusht Rod district, Farah province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained
when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Russell E. Madden, 29

Dayton, Ky.

1st Squadron, 91st Cavalry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Conn Barracks, Germany.

 

Died June 23 at Charkh district, Logar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his vehicle with rocket fire.

 

 

DOD Release June 23, 2010

1st Sgt. Eddie Turner, 41

Fort Belvoir, Va.

626th Brigade Support Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 22 at Camp Clark, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release June 22, 2010

Spc. Scott A. Andrews, 21

Fall River, Mass.

618th Engineer Support Company, 27th Engineer Battalion, 20th Engineers Brigade, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died June 21 at Forward Operating Base Lagman, Zabul province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained
when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Lance Cpl. Timothy G. Serwinowski, 21

North Tonawanda, N.Y.

3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died June 21 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Spc. Jacob P. Dohrenwend, 20

Milford, Ohio

1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.

 

Died June 21 at Balad, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release June 21, 2010

Pfc. Gunnar R. Hotchkin, 31

Naperville, Ill.

161st Engineer Support Company, 27th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade, 18th Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Spc. Joseph D. Johnson, 24

Flint, Mich., and

161st Engineer Support Company, 27th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade, 18th Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died June 16 at North Kunduz, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
their unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Nathan W. Cox, 27

Fremont, Calif.

Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 16 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, of injuries sustained June 14
when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire at Near Forward Operating Base, Khogyani,
Afghanistan.

 

Pfc. Benjamin J. Park, 25

Fairfax Station, Va.

Company B, 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 18 at Zhari district, Kandahar, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked
his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

Staff Sgt. James P. Hunter, 25

South Amherst, Ohio

Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 18 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked
his unit with an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release June 19, 2010

Seaman William Ortega, 23

Miami, Fla.

Hospital corpsman to Third Battalion, First Marine Regiment, First Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force.

 

Died June 18 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from an improvised explosive
device blast while conducting combat operations against enemy forces.

 

Capt. Michael P. Cassidy, 41

Simpsonville, S.C.

1st Battalion, 9th Field Artillery, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

 

Died June 17 in Mosul, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release June 18, 2010

Spc. Benjamin D. Osborn, 27

Queensbury, N.Y.

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 15 in Shigalwashheltan district, Konar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms and rocket-propelled grenade fires.

 

 

DOD Release June 17, 2010

Cpl. Jeffrey R. Standfest, 23

St. Clair, Mich.

3rd Combat Engineer Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, IIIMarine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died June 16 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lance Cpl. Michael C. Bailey, 29

Park Hills, Mo.

3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, IMarine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.

 

Died June 16 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release June 16, 2010

Spc. Christopher W. Opat, 29

Spencer, Iowa

1st Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died June 15 in Baquah, Iraq of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

Spc. Matthew R. Catlett, 23

Houston, Texas;

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Spc. Charles S. Jirtle, 29

Lawton, Okla.; and

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Sgt. Joshua A. Lukeala, 23

Yigo, Guam;

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Spc. Blaine E. Redding, 22

Plattsmouth, Neb.

2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their vehicle with an improvised
explosive device June 7 in Konar, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release June 15, 2010

Sgt. Mario Rodriguez, 24

Smithville, Texas

264th Clearance Company, 27th Engineer Battalion (Combat) (Airborne), 20th Engineer Brigade, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died June 11 in Powrak, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his
unit using small arms and rocket-propelled grenade fires.

 

 

Spc. Brian M. Anderson, 24

Harrisonburg, Va.

1st Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died June 12 in Za Khel, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his
vehicle using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release June 14, 2010

Sgt. 1st Class Robert J. Fike, 38

Conneautville, Pa.

1st Battalion, 110th Infantry Regiment, Connellsville, Pa.

Staff Sgt. Bryan A. Hoover, 29

West Elizabeth, Pa.

1st Battalion, 110th Infantry Regiment, Connellsville, Pa.

 

Died June 11 at Forward Operating Base Bullard, Afghanistan, from wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked their unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

Sgt. Israel P. Obryan, 24

Newbern, Tenn.

5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

Cpl. William C. Yauch, 23

Batesville, Ark.

5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died June 11 in Jalula, Iraq, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their unit
with a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Christian M. Adams, 26

Sierra Vista, Ariz.

20th Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Died June 11 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release June 11, 2010

Lance Cpl. Gavin R. Brummund, 22

Arnold, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died June 10 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release June 10, 2010

Sgt. Erick J. Klusacek, 22

Calcium, N.Y.

1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 8 at Gerda Serai, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

Staff Sgt. Michael P. Flores, 31

San Antonio, Texas

48th Rescue Squadron, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz.

1st Lt. Joel C. Gentz, 25

Grass Lake, Mich.

58th Rescue Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.

Staff Sgt. David C. Smith, 26

Eight Mile, Ala.

66th Rescue Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base.

Senior Airman Benjamin D. White, 24

Erwin, Tenn.

48th Rescue Squadron, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base.

 

Died June 9, near Forward Operating Base Jackson, Afghanistan, in a helicopter crash.

 

Lance Cpl. Michael G. Plank, 25

Cameron Mills, N.Y.

7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died June 9 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release June 9, 2010

Sgt. Steve M. Theobald, 53

Goose Creek, S.C.

287th Transportation Company, Livingston, Ala.

 

Died June 4 near Kuwait City, Kuwait, of injuries sustained in a military vehicle roll-over.

 

Sgt. Derek L. Shanfield, 22

Hastings, Pa.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Sgt. Zachary J. Walters, 24

Palm Coast, Fla.

2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died June 8 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan

 

 

DOD Release June 8, 2010

2nd Lt. Michael E. McGahan, 23

Orlando, Fla.

1st Brigade Special Troop Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died June 6 in Khogyani district, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when
enemy forces attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

Sgt. John K. Rankel, 23

Speedway, Ind.

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died June 7 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Spc. Brendan P. Neenan, 21

Enterprise, Ala.

2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

 

Died June 7 at Jelawar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked
his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release June 7, 2010

1st Lt. Joseph J. Theinert, 24

Sag Harbor, N.Y.

New York Army National Guardsman assigned to 1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 

Died June 4 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit
using a rocket propelled grenade and an improvised explosive device.

 

 

Sgt. Brandon C. Bury, 26

Kingwood, Texas.

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Lance Cpl. Derek Hernandez, 20

Edinburg, Texas.

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Cpl. Donald M. Marler, 22

St. Louis, Mo.

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

Died June 6 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan

 

 

DOD Release June 4, 2010

Pvt. Francisco J. Guardado-Ramirez, 21

Sunland Park, N.M.

1st Battalion, 41st Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

 

Died June 2 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release June 2, 2010

Spc. Jonathan K. Peney, 22

Marietta, Ga.

1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.

 

Died June 1 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when he was shot by enemy forces.

 

Pfc. Alvaro R. Regalado Sessarego, 37

Virginia Beach, Va.

1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.

 

Died May 30 at Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, of injuries sustained
April 18 from a non-combat related incident at Dahuk, Iraq.

 

Pfc. Jake W. Suter, 18

Los Angeles, Calif.

3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

 

Died May 29 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release June 1, 2010

Lance Cpl. Anthony A. Dilisio, 20

Macomb, Mich.

1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, IIMarine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C

 

Died May 30 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 29, 2010

 Cpl. Jacob C. Leicht, 24

College Station, Texas

1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

  

Died May 27 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 26, 2010

 Pfc. Christopher R. Barton, 22

Concord, N.C.

1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

  

Died May 24 in Khowst province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

 Maj. Ronald W. Culver Jr., 44

Shreveport, La.

2nd Squadron, 108th Cavalry Regiment, Shreveport, La.

 

Died May 24 in Numaniyah, Iraq, when insurgents attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device.

 

 Sgt. Edwin Rivera, 28

Waterford, Conn.

1st Battalion, 102nd Infantry, Norwalk, Conn.

 

Died May 25 at National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Md., of wounds sustained May 20 when his
unit was attacked by enemy forces using indirect fire at Contingency Outpost Xio Haq, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 25, 2010

 Staff Sgt. Amilcar H. Gonzalez, 26

Miami, Fla.

1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment, 2nd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.

  

Died May 21 in Ash Shura, Iraq, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release May 24, 2010

Lance Cpl. Philip P. Clark, 19

Gainesville, Fla.

1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

  

Died May 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 Pfc. Jason D. Fingar, 24

Columbia, Mo.

4th Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died May 22 in Durai, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when his military vehicle
struck an improvised explosive device.

 

Spc. Stanley J. Sokolowski, III, 26

Ocean, N.J.

Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.

 

Died May 20 in Kirkuk, Iraq, in a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release May 21, 2010

 Pfc. Billy G. Anderson, 20

Alexandria, Tenn.

508th Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

  

 

Died May 17, in Badghis province Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
his unit with improvised explosive devices.

 

 

DOD Release May 20, 2010

 Lance Cpl. Patrick Xavier Jr., 24

Pembroke Pines, Fla.

3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

  

Died May 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 Staff Sgt. Shane S. Barnard, 38

Desmet, S.D.

3rd Ordnance Battalion (Explosive Ordnance Disposal), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died May 19 in Zabul Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when he stepped on a
secondary improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release May 19, 2010

 Staff Sgt. Adam L. Perkins, 27

Antelope, Calif.

7th Engineer Support Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

  

Died May 17 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Lt. Col. Paul R. Bartz, 43

Waterloo, Wis.

Headquarters, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

Lt. Col. Thomas P. Belkofer, 44

Perrysburg, Ohio

Headquarters, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

 Col. John M. McHugh, 46

New Jersey

U.S. Army Battle Command Training Program, Fort Leavenworth, Kan.

Staff Sgt. Richard J. Tieman, 28

Waynesboro, Pa.

Special Troops Battalion, V Corps, Heidelberg, Germany

Spc. Joshua A. Tomlinson, 24

Dubberly, La.

Special Troops Battalion, V Corps, Heidelberg, Germany

 

Died May 18 in Kabul, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their convoy
with a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device.

 

 

DOD Release May 18, 2010

 Cpl. Nicholas D. Paradarodriguez, 29

Stafford, Va.

1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

  

Died May 16 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 17, 2010

 Petty Officer Zarian Wood, 29

Houston, Texas

Hospital corpsman to Third Battalion, First Marine Regiment, First Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force.

  

Died May 16 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device
blast while on dismounted patrol.

 

 

DOD Release May 15, 2010

 Sgt. Denis D. Kisseloff, 45

Saint Charles, Mo.

1141st Engineer Company, Kansas City, Mo.

  

Died May 14 at Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using rocket propelled grenade and small arms fires.

 

 

DOD Release May 13, 2010

 Sgt. Donald J. Lamar II, 23

Fredericksburg, Va.

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

  

Died May 12 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 Sgt. Joshua D. Desforges, 23

Ludlow, Mass.

1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died May 12 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 12, 2010

 Cpl. Jeffrey W. Johnson, 21

Tomball, Texas

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Sgt. Kenneth B. May, Jr., 26

Kilgore, Texas.

3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

  

Died May 11 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan

 

 

DOD Release May 10, 2010

 Lance Cpl. Joshua M. Davis, 19

Perry, Iowa

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

  

Died May 7 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 Lance Cpl. Christopher Rangel, 22

San Antonio, Texas

3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died May 6 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

Capt. Kyle A. Comfort, 27

Jacksonville, Ala.

3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Ga.

 

Died May 8 in Helmand province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked
his unit using an improvised explosive device.

 

 Cpl. Kurt S. Shea, 21

Frederick, Md.

3rd Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died May 10 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 Spc. Jeremy L. Brown, 20

McMinnville, Tenn.

1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

 

Died May 9 at Contingency Outpost Zerok, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents
attacked his unit using small arms fire.

 

 

DOD Release May 8, 2010

 Staff Sgt. Esau S.A. Gonzales, 30

White Deer, Texas

38th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company, Fort Stewart, Ga.

  

Died May 3 in Mosul, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release May 7, 2010

 Spc. Eric M. Finniginam, 26

Colonia, Federated States of Micronesia

2nd Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

  

Died May 1 at Forward Operating Base Blessing, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained
when insurgents attacked his unit using indirect fire.

 

 Spc. Wade A. Slack, 21

Waterville, Maine

707th Ordnance Company (Explosive Ordnance Disposal), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

 

Died May 6 at Jaghatu, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using indirect fire.

 

Lance Cpl. Richard R. Penny, 21

Fayetteville, Ark.

1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died May 6 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 6, 2010

 Master Sgt. Mark W. Coleman, 40

Centerville, Wash.

2nd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.

  

Died May 2 at Khakrez, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with
an improvised explosive device.

 

 1st Lt. Brandon A. Barrett, 27

Marion, Ind.

1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

 

Died May 5 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 5, 2010

 Sgt. Ralph Mena, 27

Hutchinson, Kan.

72nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion, 7th Signal Brigade, 5th Signal Command, Mannheim, Germany.

  

Died May 4 in Tikrit, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.

 

 

DOD Release May 4, 2010

 Airman 1st Class Austin H. Gates Benson, 19

Hellertown, Pa.

54th Combat Communications Squadron at Robins Air Force Base, Ga.

  

Died May 3 of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident near Khyber, Afghanistan.

 

 

DOD Release May 3, 2010

 Sgt. Anthony O. Magee, 29

Hattiesburg, Miss.

2nd Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Ga

 

.Please visit Memorial Page

 

  

Died April 27 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, of wounds sustained April 24 when enemy forces attacked
his unit with indirect fire at Contingency Operating Base Kalsu, Iskandariyah, Iraq.

  

 

DOD Release May 1, 2010

 1st Lt. Salvatore S. Corma, 24

Wenonah, N.J.

2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

  

Died April 29 at Forward Operating Base