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In Memoriam

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NameAgeUnitHometownDetails
Capt. Shawn L. English picture
Capt. Shawn L. English35577th Engineer Battalion, 1st Engineer BrigadeWesterville, OhioDied of injuries suffered when a roadside bomb detonated near his Humvee during combat operations in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 3, 2006
Spc. Dustin M. Adkins picture
Spc. Dustin M. Adkins22Group Support Battalion, 5th Special Forces GroupFinger, TennesseeKilled along with two U.S. Marines and a U.S. airman when the Marine CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter they were riding in made an emergency water landing in western Anbar Province on December 3, 2006
Pfc. Albert M. Nelson picture
Pfc. Albert M. Nelson311st Battalion, 9th Infantry, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry DivisionPhiladelphia, PennsylvaniaOne of two soldiers killed when they came under from small-arms fire during security and observation operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on December 4, 2006
Pfc. Roger A. Suarez-Gonzalez picture
Pfc. Roger A. Suarez-Gonzalez211st Battalion, 9th Infantry, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry DivisionMiami, FloridaOne of two soldiers killed when they came under from small-arms fire during security and observation operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on December 4, 2006
Pfc. Nicholas D. Turcotte picture
Pfc. Nicholas D. Turcotte23Company A, 2nd Battalion, 135th Infantry Regiment, West St. Paul, Minnesota Army National GuardMaple Grove, MinnesotaDied from injuries suffered in a vehicle accident in Nasiriya, Iraq, on December 4, 2006
Hospitalman Christopher A. Anderson picture
Hospitalman Christopher A. Anderson24Navy corpsman assigned to 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine DivisionLongmont, ColoradoDied as a result of enemy action in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 4, 2006
Lance Cpl. Thomas P. Echols picture
Lance Cpl. Thomas P. Echols201st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary ForceShepherdsville, KentuckyDied during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 4, 2006
Sgt. Jay R. Gauthreaux picture
Sgt. Jay R. Gauthreaux263rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry DivisionThibodaux, LouisianaDied in Balad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when a roadside bomb detonated near his vehicle while on patrol in Baquba, Iraq, on December 4, 2006
Spc. Ross A. McGinnis picture
Spc. Ross A. McGinnis191st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry DivisionKnox, PennsylvaniaMcGinnis was manning the .50 caliber machine gun in a Humvee during a patrol in the Adhamiyah neighborhood of Baghdad, Iraq, on December 4, 2006. When a grenade was thrown into the vehicle, McGinnis smothered the grenade with his body, absorbing the explosion and saving the lives of the four soldiers in the Humvee. He was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor on June 2, 2008. (More detailsexternal link
Spc. Marco L. Miller picture
Spc. Marco L. Miller36Support Company, 3rd Battalion, 20th Special Forces GroupLongwood, FloridaDied on December 5, 2006, at Landstuhl Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, of injuries suffered from enemy indirect fire during an escort mission in Taji, Iraq, on December 3, 2006
Lance Cpl. Cody G. Watson picture
Lance Cpl. Cody G. Watson212nd Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary ForceOxford, AlabamaDied from a non-hostile incident in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Spc. Jordan W. Hess picture
Spc. Jordan W. Hess261st Battalion, 77th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry DivisionMarysville, WashingtonDied on December 5, 2006, at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, of injuries suffered when a roadside bomb detonated near his combat patrol in Ta'Meem, Iraq, on November 11, 2006
Spc. Vincent J. Pomante III picture
Spc. Vincent J. Pomante III222nd Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored DivisionWesterville, OhioOne of two soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their Humvee during combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Sgt. Yevgeniy Ryndych picture
Sgt. Yevgeniy Ryndych241st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry DivisionBrooklyn, New YorkKilled when a roadside bomb detonated near his unit during a patrol in Ramadi, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Spc. Yari Mokri picture
Spc. Yari Mokri263rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionPflugerville, TexasOne of five soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle while on patrol in Hawija, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Capt. Travis L. Patriquin picture
Capt. Travis L. Patriquin322nd Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored DivisionTexasOne of two soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their Humvee during combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Maj. Megan M. McClung picture
Maj. Megan M. McClung341st Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters GroupCoupeville, WashingtonKilled during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Pfc. Travis C. Krege picture
Pfc. Travis C. Krege242nd Battalion, 27th Infantry, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionCheektowaga, New YorkOne of five soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle while on patrol in Hawija, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Cpl. Dustin J. Libby picture
Cpl. Dustin J. Libby222nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary ForcePresque Isle, MaineDied during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Spc. Joshua B. Madden picture
Spc. Joshua B. Madden212nd Battalion, 27th Infantry, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionSibley, LouisianaOne of five soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle while on patrol in Hawija, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Cpl. Jason I. Huffman picture
Cpl. Jason I. Huffman232nd Battalion, 27th Infantry, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionConover, North CarolinaOne of five soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle while on patrol in Hawija, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Spc. Nicholas R. Gibbs picture
Spc. Nicholas R. Gibbs251st Battalion, 37th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored DivisionStokesdale, North CarolinaDied of injuries suffered when he came in contact with enemy forces using small-arms fire during observation and security operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Staff Sgt. Henry W. Linck picture
Staff Sgt. Henry W. Linck233rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionManhattan, KansasOne of two soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their unit while on patrol during combat operations in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 7, 2006
Sgt. Jesse J.J. Castro picture
Sgt. Jesse J.J. Castro222nd Battalion, 27th Infantry, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionChalan Pago, GuamOne of five soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle while on patrol in Hawija, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
Spc. Micah S. Gifford picture
Spc. Micah S. Gifford273rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionRedding, CaliforniaOne of two soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their unit while on patrol during combat operations in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 7, 2006
Staff Sgt. James Kristofer R. Ciraso picture
Staff Sgt. James Kristofer R. Ciraso261st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry DivisionBangor, MaineKilled when a roadside bomb detonated near his military vehicle in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 7, 2006
Spc. Nicholas P. Steinbacher picture
Spc. Nicholas P. Steinbacher222nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry DivisionLa Crescenta, CaliforniaDied of injuries suffered when a roadside bomb detonated near his Humvee in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 10, 2006
1st Lt. Nathan M. Krissoff picture
1st Lt. Nathan M. Krissoff25Headquarters & Service Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, 3rd Marine Expeditionary ForceReno, NevadaDied from wounds suffered during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 9, 2006
Lance Cpl. Brent E. Beeler picture
Lance Cpl. Brent E. Beeler221st Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces ReserveJackson, MichiganKilled during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 7, 2006
Pfc. Shawn M. Murphy picture
Pfc. Shawn M. Murphy243rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionFort Bragg, North CarolinaOne of three soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their Humvee in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 10, 2006
Spc. Philip C. Ford picture
Spc. Philip C. Ford213rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionFreeport, TexasOne of three soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their Humvee in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 10, 2006
Sgt. Brennan C. Gibson picture
Sgt. Brennan C. Gibson263rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry DivisionTualatin, OregonOne of three soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their Humvee in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 10, 2006
Staff Sgt. Thomas W. Clemons picture
Staff Sgt. Thomas W. Clemons372nd Battalion, 123rd Armor Regiment, Kentucky Army National GuardLeitchfield, KentuckyDied from a non-combat health-related incident in Diwaniya, Iraq, on December 10, 2006
Lance Cpl. Clinton J. Miller picture
Lance Cpl. Clinton J. Miller23Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, Marine Wing Support Group 37, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, 1st Marine Expeditionary ForceGreenfield, IowaKilled during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 11, 2006
Cpl. Matthew V. Dillon picture
Cpl. Matthew V. Dillon25Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, Marine Wing Support Group 37, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, 1st Marine Expeditionary ForceAiken, South CarolinaKilled during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 11, 2006
Master Sgt. Brian P. McAnulty picture
Master Sgt. Brian P. McAnulty393rd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary ForceVicksburg, MississippiKilled when the CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter he was riding in crashed just after takeoff in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 11, 2006
Lance Cpl. Budd M. Cote picture
Lance Cpl. Budd M. Cote21Marine Wing Support Squadron 373, Marine Wing Support Group 37, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, 1st Marine Expeditionary ForceMarana, ArizonaKilled during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 11, 2006
Staff Sgt. Theodore A. Spatol picture
Staff Sgt. Theodore A. Spatol591041st Engineer Company, Wyoming Army National GuardThermopolis, WyomingBecame ill in Iraq and died of a non-combat related illness in Thermopolis, Wyoming, on December 14, 2006
Lance Cpl. Luke C. Yepsen picture
Lance Cpl. Luke C. Yepsen201st Tank Battalion, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary ForceKingwood, TexasDied of injuries suffered from enemy action in Anbar Province, Iraq, on December 14, 2006
Maj. Gloria D. Davis picture
Maj. Gloria D. Davis47Assigned to the Defense Security Assistance AgencySt. Louis, MissouriDied from a non-combat related incident in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 12, 2006
Sgt. Brent W. Dunkleberger picture
Sgt. Brent W. Dunkleberger292nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry DivisionNew Bloomfield, PennsylvaniaKilled when a rocket-propelled grenade struck his vehicle during a convoy security mission in Mosul, Iraq, on December 12, 2006
Lance Cpl. Matthew W. Clark picture
Lance Cpl. Matthew W. Clark222nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, 3rd Marine Expeditionary ForceSt. Louis, MissouriDied of injuries suffered from enemy action in Anbar Province, Iraq, on December 14, 2006
Staff Sgt. Henry K. Kahalewai picture
Staff Sgt. Henry K. Kahalewai431st Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry DivisionHilo, HawaiiDied December 15, 2006, at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, of wounds suffered when a roadside bomb detonated near his Stryker vehicle in Baghdad, Iraq, on November 21, 2006
Pfc. Paul Balint Jr. picture
Pfc. Paul Balint Jr.221st Battalion, 37th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored DivisionWillow Park, TexasDied of injuries suffered when his unit came in contact with the enemy using small-arms fire during combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on December 15, 2006
Lance Cpl. Nicklas J. Palmer picture
Lance Cpl. Nicklas J. Palmer191st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary ForceLeadville, ColoradoKilled during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 16, 2006
Staff Sgt. David R. Staats picture
Staff Sgt. David R. Staats301st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry DivisionPueblo, ColoradoOne of three soldiers killed when their Humvee struck a roadside bomb while on mounted patrol in Taji, Iraq, on December 16, 2006
Spc. Matthew J. Stanley picture
Spc. Matthew J. Stanley221st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry DivisionWolfeboro Falls, New HampshireOne of three soldiers killed when their Humvee struck a roadside bomb while on mounted patrol in Taji, Iraq, on December 16, 2006
Staff Sgt. Brian L. Mintzlaff picture
Staff Sgt. Brian L. Mintzlaff342nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry DivisionFort Worth, TexasDied of injuries suffered when his Bradley Fighting Vehicle rolled over in Taji, Iraq, on December 18, 2006
Pfc. Joe L. Baines picture
Pfc. Joe L. Baines191st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Cavalry DivisionNewark, New JerseyDied of wounds suffered when a roadside bomb detonated near his Humvee in Taji, Iraq, on December 16, 2006
Spc. Robert J. Volker picture
Spc. Robert J. Volker211st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 1st Cavalry DivisionBig Spring, TexasKilled when a roadside bomb exploded near his Humvee in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 20, 2006