Gulf War II
Operation Iraqi Freedom

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Dec 30, 2004 Pfc. Oscar Sanchez, 19, from Modesto, Calif. Died
Dec 29, 2004
. No. 1334-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 30, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Pfc. Oscar Sanchez, 19, from Modesto, Calif., died Dec. 29 in Mosul, Iraq, when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device struck his observation post. Sanchez was assigned to 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Wash.
Dec 30, 2004 Staff Sgt. Nathaniel J. Nyren, 31, from Reston, Va Died
Dec 28, 2004
. No. 1333-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 30, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Staff Sgt. Nathaniel J. Nyren, 31, from Reston, Va., died in Baghdad, Iraq on Dec. 28, when a civilian vehicle struck his military vehicle. Nyren was assigned to the Armyís 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division in Fort Hood, Texas.
Dec 29, 2004 Navy Seaman Pablito Pena Briones, Jr., 22, of Anaheim, Calf Died
Dec 28, 2004
. No. 1331-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 29, 2004
DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a sailor who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Navy Seaman Pablito Pena Briones, Jr., 22, of Anaheim, Calf., died Dec. 28 of a non-hostile gun shot wound in Fallujah, Iraq. Briones was assigned to 1st Marine Division Detachment, Naval Medical Center San Diego. The incident is under investigation.
Dec 29, 2004 Staff Sgt. Jason A. Lehto, 31, of Mount Clemens, Mich. Died
Dec 26, 2004
. No. 1329-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 29, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Staff Sgt. Jason A. Lehto, 31, of Mount Clemens, Mich., died Dec. 28 in a non-hostile incident in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. Lehto was assigned to Marine Forces Reserveís Marine Wing Support Group 47, 4th Marine Aircraft Wing, Mt. Clemens, Mich.
Dec 29, 2004 Spc. Jose A. Rivera-Serrano, 26, from Mayaquez, Puerto Rico Died
Dec 27, 2004
. No. 1328-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 29, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. Jose A. Rivera-Serrano, 26, from Mayaquez, Puerto Rico, died Dec. 27 in Baghdad, Iraq, from wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device hit his vehicle. Rivera-Serrano was assigned to the 2d Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas.
Dec 28, 2004 Staff Sgt. Todd D. Olson, 36, from Loyal, Wis Died
Dec 27, 2004
. No. 1323-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 28, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Staff Sgt. Todd D. Olson, 36, from Loyal, Wis., died Dec. 27 in the 67th Combat Support Hospital in Tikrit, Iraq from wounds sustained in Samarra, Iraq on Dec. 26, when an improvised explosive device detonated. Olson was assigned to the National Guardís 1st Battalion, 128th Infantry Regiment, Neillsville, Wis.
Dec 27, 2004 Lance Cpl. Eric Hillenburg, 21, of Marion, Ind.

Lance Cpl. James R. Phillips, 21, of Hillsboro, Fla.

Cpl. Raleigh C. Smith, 21, of Lincoln, Mont.

 

Died
Dec 23, 2004
. No. 1320-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 27, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of three Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Lance Cpl. Eric Hillenburg, 21, of Marion, Ind.

Lance Cpl. James R. Phillips, 21, of Hillsboro, Fla.

Cpl. Raleigh C. Smith, 21, of Lincoln, Mont.

All three Marines died Dec. 23 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. They were assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Dec 27, 2004 Chief Joel Egan Baldwin, 37, of Arlington, Va., Died
Dec 21, 2004
. No. 1321-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 27, 2004
DoD Identifies Navy Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a sailor who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Chief Joel Egan Baldwin, 37, of Arlington, Va., died in Mosul, Iraq on Dec. 21, when the dining facility was attacked. Baldwin was assigned to Navy Mobile Construction Battalion 77, Gulfport, Miss.
Dec 24, 2004 1st Lt. Christopher W. Barnett, 32, of Baton Rouge, La. Died
Dec 23, 2004
. No. 1318-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 24, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. 1st Lt. Christopher W. Barnett, 32, of Baton Rouge, La., died Dec. 23 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his military vehicle. Barnett was assigned to the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 156th Armor Regiment, 256th Brigade Combat Team, Shreveport, La. The incident is under investigation.
Dec 24, 2004 Capt. William W. Jacobsen Jr., 31, of Charlotte, N.C.

Sgt. Maj. Robert D. O'Dell, 38, of Manassas, Va.

Sgt. 1st Class Paul D. Karpowich, 30, of Bridgeport, Pa

Staff Sgt. Julian S. Melo, 47, of Brooklyn, N.Y

Staff Sgt. Darren D. VanKomen, 33, of Bluefield, W.Va

Staff Sgt. Robert S. Johnson, 23, of Castro Valley, Calif

Sgt. Lynn R. Poulin Sr., 47, of Freedom, Maine.

Spc. Jonathan Castro, 21, of Corona, Calif

Spc. Thomas J. Dostie, 20, of Sommerville, Maine

Spc. Cory M. Hewitt, 26, of Stewart, Tenn

Spc. Nicholas C. Mason, 20, of King George, Va

Spc. David A. Ruhren, 20, of Stafford, Va.

Pfc. Lionel Ayro, 22, of Jeanerette, La

Died
Dec 21, 2004
. No. 1317-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 24, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties

The Department of Defense announced today the death of thirteen soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Dec. 21 in Mosul, Iraq, when their dining facility was attacked. Killed were

Capt. William W. Jacobsen Jr., 31, of Charlotte, N.C. Jacobsen was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Wash.

Sgt. Maj. Robert D. O'Dell, 38, of Manassas, Va. O'Dell was assigned to the United States Army Intelligence & Security Command, Fort Belvoir, Va. 

Sgt. 1st Class Paul D. Karpowich, 30, of Bridgeport, Pa. Karpowich was assigned to the Army Reserve's 2nd Battalion, 390th Infantry Regiment, Webster, N.Y.

Staff Sgt. Julian S. Melo, 47, of Brooklyn, N.Y. Melo was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Wash.

Staff Sgt. Darren D. VanKomen, 33, of Bluefield, W.Va. VanKomen was assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Wash.

Staff Sgt. Robert S. Johnson, 23, of Castro Valley, Calif. Johnson was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Wash.

Sgt. Lynn R. Poulin Sr., 47, of Freedom, Maine. Poulin was assigned to the Army National Guard's 133rd Engineer Battalion, Belfast, Maine.

Spc. Jonathan Castro, 21, of Corona, Calif. Castro was assigned to the 73rd Engineer Company, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Wash.

Spc. Thomas J. Dostie, 20, of Sommerville, Maine. Dostie was assigned to the Army National Guard's 133rd Engineer Battalion, Portland, Maine.

Spc. Cory M. Hewitt, 26, of Stewart, Tenn. Hewitt was assigned to the 705th Ordnance Company, Fort Polk, La.

Spc. Nicholas C. Mason, 20, of King George, Va. Mason was assigned to the Army National Guard's 276th Engineer Battalion, West Point, Va.

Spc. David A. Ruhren, 20, of Stafford, Va. Ruhren was assigned to the Army National Guard's 276th Engineer Battalion, West Point, Va.

Pfc. Lionel Ayro, 22, of Jeanerette, La. Ayro was assigned to the 73rd Engineer Company, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Wash.

Dec 22, 2004 Lance Cpl. Neil D. Petsche, 21, of Lena, Ill., Died
Dec 21, 2004
. No. 1314-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 22, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Lance Cpl. Neil D. Petsche, 21, of Lena, Ill., died Dec. 21 due to injuries received in a non-hostile vehicle incident in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. Petsche was assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, Calif. The incident is under investigation.
Dec 22, 2004 Staff Sgt. Donald B. Farmer, 33, of Zion, Ill.

Sgt. Berry K. Meza, 23, of League City, Texas

 

Died
Dec 19, 2004
. No. 1315-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 22, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Dec. 19 in Shuaybah, Kuwait, when a vehicle struck them. Both soldiers were assigned to the 180th Transportation Battalion, 13th Corps Support Command, Fort Hood, Texas. Killed were

Staff Sgt. Donald B. Farmer, 33, of Zion, Ill.

Sgt. Berry K. Meza, 23, of League City, Texas

Dec 18, 2004 Lance Cpl. Franklin A. Sweger, 24, of San Antonio, Texas Died
Dec 16, 2004
. No. 1304-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 18, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Lance Cpl. Franklin A. Sweger, 24, of San Antonio, Texas, died Dec. 16 as a result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Hawaii.
Dec 17, 2004 Spc. Victor A. Martinez, 21, from Bronx, N.Y Died
Dec 14, 2004
. No. 1306-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 17, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. Victor A. Martinez, 21, from Bronx, N.Y., died Dec. 14 south of Baghdad, Iraq, from a gunshot wound. Martinez was assigned to the 364th Supply Company, 264th Corps Support Battalion, 1st Corps Support Command, Fort Bragg, N.C. The incident is under investigation.
Dec 15, 2004 Cpl. Michael D. Anderson, 21, of Modesto, Calif. Died
Dec 14, 2004
. No. 1301-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 15, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Cpl. Michael D. Anderson, 21, of Modesto, Calif., died Dec. 14 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif. 
Dec 15, 2004 Sgt. Tina S. Time, 22, from Tucson, Ariz. Died
Dec 13, 2004
. No. 1300-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 15, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Sgt. Tina S. Time, 22, from Tucson, Ariz., died Dec. 13 near Cedar, Iraq, when she was involved in a vehicle accident. Time was assigned to the Army Reserve's 208th Transportation Company, Tucson, Ariz. The incident is under investigation. 
Dec 15, 2004 Lance Cpl. Joshua W. Dickinson, 25, of Pasco, Fla. Died
Dec 12, 2004
. No. 1296-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 15, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Lance Cpl. Joshua W. Dickinson, 25, of Pasco, Fla., died Dec. 12 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif. 
Dec 14, 2004 Lance Cpl. Jeffery S. Blanton, 23, of Fayetteville, Ga. Died
Dec 12, 2004
. No. 1295-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 14, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Lance Cpl. Jeffery S. Blanton, 23, of Fayetteville, Ga., died Dec. 12 as a result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Hawaii. 
Dec 14, 2004 Pfc. Brent T. Vroman, 21, of Oshkosh, Wis Died
Dec 13, 2004
. No. 1294-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 14, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Pfc. Brent T. Vroman, 21, of Oshkosh, Wis., died Dec. 13 from wounds received as a result of enemy action in Babil Province, Iraq. He was assigned to the Marine Corps Reserveís 2nd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, headquartered in Chicago, Ill. 
Dec 14, 2004 Sgt. Jeffrey L. Kirk, 24, of Baton Rouge, La Died
Dec 12, 2004
. No. 1293-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 14, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Sgt. Jeffrey L. Kirk, 24, of Baton Rouge, La., died Dec. 12 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.
Dec 14, 2004 Staff Sgt. Melvin L. Blazer, 38, of Moore, Okla.

Lance Cpl. Hilario F. Lopez, 22, of Ingleside, Texas

Died
Dec 12, 2004
. No. 1287-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 14, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of three Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. 

Staff Sgt. Melvin L. Blazer, 38, of Moore, Okla.
Lance Cpl. Hilario F. Lopez, 22, of Ingleside, Texas.
Lance Cpl. Gregory P. Rund, 21, of Littleton, Colo.

Rund died Dec. 11 and Blazer and Lopez died Dec. 12 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. All three were assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.

Lance Cpl. Gregory P. Rund, 21, of Littleton, Colo. Died
Dec 11, 2004
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Dec 14, 2004 Pfc. Joshua A. Ramsey, 19, from Defiance, Ohio Died
Dec 12, 2004
. No. 1285-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 14, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Pfc. Joshua A. Ramsey, 19, from Defiance, Ohio, died Dec. 12 in Baghdad, Iraq, from non-combat related injuries. Ramsey was assigned to the 95th Military Police Battalion, Mannheim, Germany. The incident is under investigation.
Dec 13, 2004 Staff Sgt. Marvin L. Trost III, 28, of Goshen, Ind.

Spc. Edwin W. Roodhouse, 36, of San Jose, Calif.

 

Died
Dec 5, 2004
. No. 1283-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 13, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Dec. 5 in Habbaniyah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their HMMWV. Both were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Greaves, Korea.

Killed were

Staff Sgt. Marvin L. Trost III, 28, of Goshen, Ind.

Spc. Edwin W. Roodhouse, 36, of San Jose, Calif.

Dec 13, 2004 Spc. Robert W. Hoyt, 21, of Ashford, Conn. Died
Dec 11, 2004
. No. 1282-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 13, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. Robert W. Hoyt, 21, of Ashford, Conn., died Dec. 11 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV while conducting convoy operations. Hoyt was assigned to the Army National Guardís 1st Battalion, 102nd Infantry Regiment, Bristol, Conn.
Dec 12, 2004 1st Lt. Andrew C. Shields, 25, of Campobello, S.C.

Chief Warrant Officer Patrick D. Leach, 39, of Rock Hill, S.C.

 

Died 
Dec 9, 2004
. No. 1278-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 12, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died December 9 in Mosul, Iraq after being involved in an Apache helicopter accident. Both were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 151st Aviation Regiment, South Carolina National Guard, Columbia, S.C. 

Killed were
1st Lt. Andrew C. Shields, 25, of Campobello, S.C.
Chief Warrant Officer Patrick D. Leach, 39, of Rock Hill, S.C.

Dec 10, 2004 Pfc. Christopher S. Adlesperger, 20, of Albuquerque, N.M Died
Dec 9, 2004
. No. 1278-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 10, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Pfc. Christopher S. Adlesperger, 20, of Albuquerque, N.M. died Dec. 9 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. Adlesperger was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif.
Dec 10, 2004 Cpl. Kyle J. Renehan, 21, of Oxford, Pa. WIA 
Nov 29, 2004
Died
Dec 9, 2004
No. 1277-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 10, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Cpl. Kyle J. Renehan, 21, of Oxford, Pa., died Dec. 9 in Kaiserslautern, Germany, from injuries received on Nov. 29 as result of enemy action in Babil Province, Iraq. He was assigned to Marine Air Control Squadron 2, Marine Air Control Group 28, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C.
Dec 9, 2004 Sgt. Arthur C. Williams, IV, 31, of Edgewater, Fla. Died
Dec 8, 2004
. No. 1275-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 09, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Sgt. Arthur C. Williams, IV, 31, of Edgewater, Fla., died Dec. 8 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when his unit was conducting a dismounted patrol and was attacked by small arms fire. Williams was assigned to the 44th Engineer Battalion, 2d Infantry Division, Camp Howze, Korea.
Dec 9, 2004 Capt. Mark N. Stubenhofer, 30, of Springfield, Va. Died
Dec 7, 2004
. No. 1274-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 09, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Capt. Mark N. Stubenhofer, 30, of Springfield, Va., died Dec. 7 in Baghdad, Iraq, when his unit was conducting dismounted operations and was attacked by small arms fire. Stubenhofer was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 41st Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Division, Fort Riley, Kan.
Dec 9, 2004 Sgt. 1st Class Todd C. Gibbs, 37, of Angelina, Texas Died
Dec 7, 2004
. No. 1273-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 09, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Sgt. 1st Class Todd C. Gibbs, 37, of Angelina, Texas, died Dec. 7 in Khalidiyah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated while his unit was on a dismounted patrol. Gibbs was assigned to 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 2d Infantry Division, Camp Greaves, Korea.
Dec 8, 2004 Cpl. In C. Kim, 23, of Warren, Mich Died
Dec 7, 2004
. No. 1268-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 08, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Cpl. In C. Kim, 23, of Warren, Mich., died Dec. 7 as result of a non-hostile vehicle incident in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 9th Communications Battalion, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. 
Dec 8, 2004 Pfc. Andrew M. Ward, 25, of Kirkland, Wash. Died
Dec 5, 2004
. No. 1267-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 08, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Pfc. Andrew M. Ward, 25, of Kirkland, Wash., died Dec. 5 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when his unit was attacked by enemy forces using small arms fire. Ward was assigned to the 44th Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Howze, Korea.
Dec 7, 2004 Cpl. Joseph O. Behnke, 45, of Brooklyn, New York, Died
Dec 4, 2004
. No. 1263-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 07, 2004
DoD Identifes Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Cpl. Joseph O. Behnke, 45, of Brooklyn, New York, died Dec. 4 in Baghdad, Iraq, when he was in a vehicle accident. Behnke was assigned to the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 258th Field Artillery Regiment, Brooklyn, New York.
Dec 7, 2004 Staff Sgt. Kyle A. Eggers, 27, of Euless, Texas Died
Dec 5, 2004
. No. 1261-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 07, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Staff Sgt. Kyle A. Eggers, 27, of Euless, Texas, died Dec. 5 in Habbaniyah, Iraq, when his vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device. Eggers was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 2d Infantry Division, Camp Greaves, Korea.
Dec 6, 2004 Sgt. Michael L. Boatright, 24, of Whitesboro, Texas Died
Dec 4, 2004
. No. 1259-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 06, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Sgt. Michael L. Boatright, 24, of Whitesboro, Texas died Dec. 4 in Baghdad, Iraq, when he was struck by an improvised explosive device. Boatright was assigned to the 20th Engineer Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. 
Dec 6, 2004 Sgt. Cari A. Gasiewicz, 28, of Depew, N.Y Died
Dec 4, 2004
. No. 1256-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 06, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. ., died Dec. 4 in Baqubah, Iraq, when two improvised explosive devices detonated near her convoy. Gasiewicz was assigned to the 202nd Military Intelligence Battalion, 513th Military Intelligence Brigade, Fort Gordon, Ga.
Dec 6, 2004 Staff Sgt. Henry E. Irizarry, 38, of Bronx, New York Died
Dec 3, 2004
. No. 1257-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 06, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Staff Sgt. Henry E. Irizarry, 38, of Bronx, New York, died Dec. 3 in Taji, Iraq, when his unit was on patrol and an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV. Irizarry was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 69th Infantry Regiment, New York, N.Y.
Dec 6, 2004 Staff Sgt. Salamo J. Tuialuuluu, 23, of Pago Pago, American Samoa.

Sgt. David A. Mitts, 24, of Hammond, Ore.

Dec 4, 2004 . No. 1255-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 06, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Dec. 4 in Mosul, Iraq, when their Stryker military vehicle received enemy fire during convoy operations. Both were assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Washington. Killed were

Staff Sgt. Salamo J. Tuialuuluu, 23, of Pago Pago, American Samoa.

Sgt. David A. Mitts, 24, of Hammond, Ore.

Dec 6, 2004 Spc. David P. Mahlenbrock, 20, of Maple Shade, N.J. Dec 3, 2004 . No. 1253-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 06, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. David P. Mahlenbrock, 20, of Maple Shade, N.J., died Dec. 3 in Kirkuk, Iraq, when he was clearing a route and an improvised explosive device detonated. Mahlenbrock was assigned to the 65th Engineer Battalion, 25th Infantry Division (Light), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
Dec 6, 2004 Cpl. Binh N. Le, 20, of Alexandria, Va.

Cpl. Matthew A. Wyatt, 21, of Millstadt, Ill.

 

Died
Dec 3, 2004
. No. 1252-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 06, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Marines who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. 

Cpl. Binh N. Le, 20, of Alexandria, Va.

Cpl. Matthew A. Wyatt, 21, of Millstadt, Ill.

Both Marines died Dec. 3 from injuries received as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. They were assigned to 5th Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Dec 5, 2004 Pfc. George D. Harrison, 22, of Knoxville, Tenn Died
Dec 2, 2004
. No. 1249-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 05, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Pfc. George D. Harrison, 22, of Knoxville, Tenn., died December 2 in Mosul, Iraq, when his HMMWV was attacked by enemy forces using small arms fire. Harrison was assigned to the 293rd Military Police Company, 3rd Military Police Battalion (Provisional), 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.
Dec 3, 2004 Cpl. Bryan S. Wilson, 22, of Otterbein, Ind. Died
Dec 1, 2004
. No. 1247-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 03, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Cpl. Bryan S. Wilson, 22, of Otterbein, Ind., died Dec. 1 as result of a non-hostile vehicle incident in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.
Dec 2, 2004 Spc. Isaac E. Diaz, 26, of Rio Hondo, Texas, Died
Dec 1, 2004
. No. 1243-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 02, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was  supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. Spc. Isaac E. Diaz, 26, of Rio Hondo, Texas, died Dec. 1 in Sharona, Afghanistan, when his military vehicle rolled over. Diaz was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division (Light) from Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
Dec 2, 2004 Spc. David M. Fisher, 21, of Green Island, N.Y. Died
Dec 1, 2004
. No. 1242-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 02, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. David M. Fisher, 21, of Green Island, N.Y., died Dec. 1 in Baghdad, Iraq, when his unit was on patrol and the HMWWV in which he was riding rolled over. Fisher was assigned to the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 101st Cavalry Regiment, Newburgh, N.Y.
Dec 2, 2004 Spc. Erik W. Hayes, 24, of Cascade, Md. Died
Nov 29, 2004
. No. 1241-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 02, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. Erik W. Hayes, 24, of Cascade, Md., died Nov. 29 in Al Miqdadiyah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his military vehicle. Hayes was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Vilseck, Germany.
Dec 2, 2004 Spc. Daryl A. Davis, 20, of Orlando, Fla Died
Nov 29, 2004
. No. 1240-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 02, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. Daryl A. Davis, 20, of Orlando, Fla., died Nov. 29 in Iraq when his HMWWV was involved in a traffic accident. Davis was assigned to the Army National Guard's 144th Transportation Company, Marianna, Fla.
Dec 2, 2004 Cpl Zachary A. Kolda, 23, of Corpus Christi, Texas Died
Dec 1, 2004
. No. 1239-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 02, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Cpl Zachary A. Kolda, 23, of Corpus Christi, Texas, died Dec. 1 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to the Marine Forces Reservesí 1st Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Houston, Texas.
Dec 2, 2004 Gunnery Sgt. Javier Obleas-Prado Pena, 36, of Falls Church, Va. WIA
Nov 25, 2004
Died
Dec 1, 2004
No. 1238-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 02, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Gunnery Sgt. Javier Obleas-Prado Pena, 36, of Falls Church, Va., died Dec. 1 at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, from injuries received Nov. 25, as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Dec 1, 2004 Sgt. Pablo A. Calderon, 26, of Brooklyn, N.Y.

Sgt. Jose Guereca, Jr., 24, of Missouri City, Texas

 

 

Died
Nov 30, 2004
. No. 1236-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 01, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Nov. 30 in Fallujah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near their military vehicle. Both were assigned to 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.

Killed were 
Sgt. Pablo A. Calderon, 26, of Brooklyn, N.Y.
Sgt. Jose Guereca, Jr., 24, of Missouri City, Texas

Dec 1, 2004 Spc. Sergio R. Diazvarela, 21, of Lomita, Calif. Died
Nov 24. 2004
. No. 1235-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 01, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Spc. Sergio R. Diazvarela, 21, of Lomita, Calif., died Nov. 24 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his dismounted patrol. Diazvarela was assigned to 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, Camp Howze, Korea.
Dec 1, 2004 Lt. Col. Michael J. McMahon, 41, of Connecticut.

Chief Warrant Officer Travis W. Grogan, 31, of Virginia Beach, Va.

Spc. Harley D. R. Miller, 21, of Spokane, Wash.

 

 

Died
Nov 27, 2004
. No. 1234-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 01, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of three Soldiers supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died Nov. 27 in Bamian, Afghanistan, when their contract aircraft crashed. All were assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division (Light), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. 

Killed were

Lt. Col. Michael J. McMahon, 41, of Connecticut.
Chief Warrant Officer Travis W. Grogan, 31, of Virginia Beach, Va.
Spc. Harley D. R. Miller, 21, of Spokane, Wash.

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SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER
Wednesday, December 1, 2004∑ Last updated 743 a.m. PT

6 Americans confirmed dead in Afghan crash

By STEVE GRAHAM
ASSOCIATED PRESS WRITER

KABUL, Afghanistan -- Search teams have recovered the bodies of six Americans who died when their plane crashed high in Afghanistan's snow-covered mountains, U.S. military officials said Wednesday......

Dec 1, 2004 Sgt. Christian P. Engeldrum, 39, of Bronx, N.Y.

Pfc. Wilfredo F. Urbina, 29, of Baldwin, N.Y.

 

Died
Nov 29, 2004
. No. 1233-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 01, 2004
DoD Identifies Army Casualties
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Nov. 29 in Baghdad, Iraq, when their military vehicle struck an improvised explosive device. Both were assigned to the Army National Guardís 1st Battalion, 69th Infantry Regiment, New York, N.Y. 

Killed were
Sgt. Christian P. Engeldrum, 39, of Bronx, N.Y.
Pfc. Wilfredo F. Urbina, 29, of Baldwin, N.Y.

Dec 1, 2004 Lance Cpl. Blake A. Magaoay, 20, of Pearl City, Hawaii Died
Nov 29, 2004
. No. 1228-04
IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec 01, 2004
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. Lance Cpl. Blake A. Magaoay, 20, of Pearl City, Hawaii, died Nov. 29 as a result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

 

CASUALTIES in Iraq by date of Loss

March 21, 2003 - March 31, 2003 March 31, 2003 - April 13, 2003 April 13, 2003 - May 30 , 2003

May 30, 2003 - July 30, 2003

Aug 1, 2003 - Oct 15, 2003         Oct 15, 2003 - Nov 14, 2003
Nov 15, 2003 - Dec 31, 2003 Jan 1, 2004  - Feb 15, 2004 Feb 15, 2004 - March 31, 2004
April 1, 2004 - May 10, 2004 May 10, 2004 - June 30, 2004 July 1, 2004 -- Aug 15, 2004
Aug 16, 2004 -Sept 30, 2004 Oct 1, 2004 - Nov 1, 2004 Nov 1, 2004 - Nov 30, 2004
Dec 1, 2004 - Dec 31, 2004 Jan 1, 2005 - Jan 31, 2005 Feb 1, 2005 -Feb 28, 2005
March 1, 2005 - April 15, 2005 April 16, 2005  - May 15, 2005 May 16, 2005 - May 31, 2005
June 1, 2005 - June 30, 2005 July 1, 2005-July 31, 2005 August 1, 2005 -August 31, 2005
September 1, 2005 -September 30, 2005 Oct 1, 2005 - Oct 31, 2005- Nov 1, 2005 - Nov 30, 2005
December 1, 2005 - December 31, 2005 January 1, 2006 - Jan 31, 2006 February 1, 2006 -March 31, 2006
April 1, 2006 - April 30, 2006 May 1, 2006 - May 31, 2006 June 1, 2006  - June 30, 2006
July 1, 2006  - August 31, 2006 September 1, 2006 - September 30, 2006 October 1, 2006 - October 31, 2006
November 1, 2006 -  November 30, 2006 December 1, 2006 - December 31, 2006 January 1, 2007 - January 31, 2007
February 1, 2007 - February 28, 2007 March 1, 2007 - March 31, 2007 April 1, 2007 - April 30, 2007
May 1, 2007 - May 31, 2007 June 1, 2007 - June 30, 2007 July 1, 2007  - July 31, 2007
August 1, 2007  - August 31, 2007 September 1, 2007 - October 31, 2007 November 1, 2007 - February 4, 2008
February 5, 2008 - March 30, 2008 April 1, 2008 - May 31, 2008 June 1, 2008  - October 31, 2008
November 1, 2008 April 30, 2009 May 1, 2009 - current

    

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