Army Spc. Nicholas P. Bernier Died June 25, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 21, of East Kingston, N.H.; assigned to 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Polk, La.; died June 25 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, of injuries suffered June 22 when insurgents attacked his unit […]
Army Chief Warrant Officer 4 Michael P. Montgomery Died October 26, 2009 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 36, of Savannah, Ga.; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 160th Special Operations Regiment (Airborne), Hunter Army Airfield, Ga., died Oct. 26 of wounds suffered when the MH-47 helicopter he was aboard crashed in Darreh-ye Bum, Afghanistan. Also killed […]
Army Sgt. 1st Class Ryan J. Savard Died October 13, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 29, of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.; died Oct. 13 in Khanabad district, Afghanistan, from wounds caused by small-arms fire. Flags at half-staff for fallen soldier from […]
Army identifies Green Beret killed by small-arms fire in Afghanistan Sgt. 1st Class Jeremy W. Griffin was killed in Afghanistan on Sept. 16, 2019. U.S. ARMY By PHILLIP WALTER WELLMAN | STARS AND STRIPES Published: September 17, 2019 KABUL, Afghanistan — The Pentagon identified the Green Beret killed in Afghanistan this week as Sgt. 1st […]
Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician 1st Class Luis A. Souffront Died February 7, 2008 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 25, of Miami, Fla.; assigned to an East Coast based SEAL team; died Feb. 7, from wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device while serving in combat operations in Iraq. EOD tech with SEAL team killed […]
Spc. Henry Mayfield Jr. Died January 5, 2020 Serving During Operation Octave Shield 23, of Hazel Crest, Ill., died Jan. 5, 2020, in an attack by al-Shabab militants on Manda Bay Airfield in Kenya. Two DoD contractors were also killed in the attack. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 58th Aviation Regiment, 164th Theater Airfield […]
Army Capt. Matthew J. August Died January 27, 2004 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 28, of Rhode Island; assigned to Company B, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division (Mech), Fort Riley, Kan.; killed Jan. 27 in an improvised explosive device attack in Khalidiyah, Iraq. Capt. Matthew J. August believed he could […]
Army Sgt. 1st Class Curtis Mancini Died January 29, 2004 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 43, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; assigned to 486th Civil Affairs Battalion, Army Reserve, Broken Arrow, Okla.; killed when a weapons cache exploded on Jan. 29, 2004, in Afghanistan.
Marine Lance Cpl. Minhee Kim Died November 1, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 20, of Ann Arbor, Mich.; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve, Lansing, Mich.; died Nov. 1 while conducting combat operations in Fallujah, Iraq.
Marine 1st Lt. Travis J. Fuller Died January 26, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 26, of Granville, Mass.; assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Hawaii; killed Jan. 26 when the CH-53E helicopter in which he was riding crashed near Rutbah, Iraq. Twenty-nine Marines […]