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Lance Cpl. Tamario D. Burkett

Lance Cpl. Tamario D. Burkett picture
Age: 21
Conflict: Iraq
Casualty Date: March, 2003
Unit: 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade
Hometown: Buffalo, New York

Burkett was wounded by enemy artillery fire and was being evacuated when his amphibious assault fire was strafed mistakenly by a U.S. A-10 Thunderbolt assault jet near Nasiriya, Iraq, on March 23, 2003