Army Capt. John L. Hallett III Died August 25, 2009 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 30, of California; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Wash.; died Aug. 25 in Sha Wali Kot, Afghanistan of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised […]
CPL Joseph A R Landry He was a World War II Era casualty on March 23, 1943. ★ He served with honor in the United States Army. ★ He is remembered by the people of New Hampshire ★ May his positive example inspire us, as global citizens. ★ When we work together, we can help […]
Army Staff Sgt. Alex A. Viola Died November 17, 2013 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 29, of Keller, Texas, assigned to 3rd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.; died Nov. 17, in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when his unit was attacked with an improvised explosive device while on dismounted […]
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Special Agent Forrest N. Leamon was killed on October 26, 2009, when the U.S. military helicopter he was in crashed while returning from a joint counternarcotics mission in Western Afghanistan. Special Agent Leamon was a member of DEA’s Foreign-deployed Advisory and Support Team (FAST) Echo, assigned to Afghanistan. He was 37 […]
Marine Cpl. Dale A. Burger Jr. Died November 14, 2004 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 21, of Port Deposit, Md.; assigned to 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.; killed Nov. 14 by enemy action in Anbar province, Iraq.
Dozens of fellow U.S. Marines joined hundreds of Wyoming residents to bid a final farewell at a memorial for Rylee McCollum, one of 13 U.S. service members killed in a suicide bombing as they guarded a gate at a chaotic Kabul airport during the final U.S. evacuation from that country. Many of the Marines […]
Air Force 1st Lt. Joseph D. Helton Jr. Died September 8, 2009 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 24, of Monroe Ga.; assigned to the 6th Security Forces Squadron, MacDill Air Force Base, Fla.; died Sept. 8 near Baghdad of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device. Airman killed in […]
About Major (Ret.) Darren R. Baldwin Darren Ryan Baldwin was born in Chicago, IL and raised in Worthington, OH. He graduated from Worthington Kilbourne High School in 1993 and went on to graduate from The United States Military Academy in 1998. His first assignment was as a Field Artillery Officer to Giessen, Germany during […]
Coronado-based Navy serviceman killed in Iraq roadside bomb Posted: October 21, 2016 KUSI Newsroom SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — An explosives expert based in Coronado was killed in northern Iraq, the Navy confirmed Friday. Jason C. Finan, 34, a chief petty officer from Anaheim, suffered fatal wounds from the blast of an improvised explosive device on Thursday, according to […]
Lance Cpl. Benjamin W. Schmidt, 24, of San Antonio, Texas, died Oct. 6 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.