Alabama
32 Killed - Afghanistan    71 Killed - Iraq    Total: 103
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10/01/07 (I)
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Gunnery Sgt. Herman J. Murkerson Jr.
35, Adger, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Al Anbar Province
Hostile - hostile fire
Died while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.
He was assigned to Marine Wing Headquarters Squadron 2, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C.
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10/15/08 (I)
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Spc. Justin A. Saint
22, Albertville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Non-combat
The incident is under investigation.
He was assigned to the Special Troops Battalion, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.
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04/10/04 (I)
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Lance Cpl. John T. Sims Jr.
21, Alexander City, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed by hostile fire in Anbar province, Iraq, on April 10, 2004
He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 4th Marines, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force
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12/10/10 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Stacy A. Green
34, Alexander City, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Helmand Province, Afghanistan
Hostile
Died while conducting combat operations
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
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05/02/05 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Tommy S. Little
47, Aliceville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Died on May 2, 2005, at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, of injuries sustained when a roadside bomb detonated near his Humvee nearIskandariya, Iraq, on April 19
He was assigned to Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 114th Field Artillery Regiment, Mississippi Army National Guard
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12/10/05 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Travis L. Nelson
41, Anniston, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Small arms fire
One of two soldiers killed by enemy small-arms fire in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 10, 2005
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 502nd INF REG, 2nd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division
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02/10/07 (I)
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Captain Donnie R. Belser Jr.
28, Anniston, Alabama
U.S. Army
Diyala province
Hostile - hostile fire - small arms fire

He was assigned to the 524th Transition Team, 1st Infantry Division
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10/24/11 (A)
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Lance Cpl. Jason N. Barfield
22, Ashford, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Helmand Province, Afghanistan
Hostile
Died while conducting combat operations
He was assigned to 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, based at Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif.
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04/26/07 (I)
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Lance Cpl. Adam E. Loggins
27, Athens, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Al Anbar Province
Hostile - hostile fire

He was assigned to the 3rd BN,6th Reg, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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01/16/09 (I)
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Army Pfc. Ricky L. Turner
20, Athens, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his unit.
He was assigned to the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C
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01/17/11 (A)
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Cpl. Joseph C. Whitehead
22, Axis, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Helmand Province, Afghanistan
Hostile
Died while supporting combat operations
He was assigned to 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
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04/06/03 (I)
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Pvt. Kelley S. Prewitt
24, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed in action by enemy fire on April 6, 2003, in Iraq
He was assigned to the H&H Company, 2nd BN, 69th Armor Reg
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05/03/05 (I)
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Staff Sgt. William J. Brooks
30, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when his unit was conducting a route security mission and a roadside bomb detonated near his Humvee in Baghdad, Iraq, on May 3, 2005
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 64th Armor REG, 3rd Infantry Division
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07/19/05 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Jefferey J. Farrow
28, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Army Reserve
Non-combat
Died of non-combat related injuries in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, on July 19, 2005
He was assigned to the 146th Quartermaster Company, Army Reserve
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05/15/09 (A)
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Sgt. Carlie M. Lee
23, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Army
Chak, Afghanistan
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died at Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when his patrol was attacked by enemy forces using small-arms fire in Chak, Afghanistan.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.
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04/28/10 (A)
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Lance Cpl. Thomas E. Rivers Jr.
22, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Helmand province
Hostile
Died while conducting combat operations
He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C
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09/17/11 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Michael W. Hosey
27, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Army
Uruzgan province, Afghanistan
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died of injuries suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using small arms fire.
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.
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07/22/12 (A)
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Pfc. Julian L. Colvin
21, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Army
Kandahar, Afghanistan
Hostile - IED attack
Died when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 508th Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.
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07/04/13 (A)
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Pvt. Errol D.A. Milliard
18, Birmingham, Alabama
U.S. Army
Farah province, Afghanistan
Hostile - RPG attack
Died of injuries sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with a rocket propelled grenade while on dismounted patrol.
He was assigned to the 2nd Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, White Sands Missile Range, N.M.
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12/30/07 (I)
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Pfc. Joseph R. Berlin Jr.
21, Chelsea, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Non-combat
Died of injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident.
He was assigned to the Special Troops Battalion, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
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09/04/03 (I)
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Tech. Sgt. Bruce E. Brown
32, Coatopa, Alabama
U.S. Army
Non-combat - Accident - vehicular
Killed in a vehicle accident on September 4, 2003, near Al Udeid, Qatar
He was assigned to the 78th Logistics Readiness Squadron
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10/06/05 (I)
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Lance Cpl. Carl L. Raines II
20, Coffee, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - Bomb
Killed when a homemade bomb detonated during combat operations against enemy forces near Qaim, Iraq, on October 6, 2005
He was assigned to the Combat Service Support Detachment 21, 2nd Force Service Support Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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12/16/05 (I)
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Cpl. Adam R. Fales
21, Cullman, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Non-combat - Homicide
Died of a non-hostile gunshot wound in Falluja, Iraq, on December 16, 2005
He was assigned to the Cmbt Srv. Support Detachment 21, 2nd Marine Log. Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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08/16/07 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Paul B. Norris
30, Cullman, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Non-combat - Suicide
Died of injuries suffered from a non-combat related incident.
He was assigned to the 401st Military Police Company, 720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas.
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06/27/12 (A)
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Sgt. James L. Skalberg Jr.
25, Cullman, Alabama
U.S. Army
Maidan Shahr, Wardak province, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to 4th Battalion, 1st Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.
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07/17/07 (I)
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Pfc. James J. Harrelson
19, Dadeville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 16th Infantry Reg, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry D
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05/14/06 (I)
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Chief Warrant Officer 5 Jamie D. Weeks
47, Daleville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Helicopter shot down
One of two soldiers killed when their AH-6M Little Bird helicopter was shot down by enemy fire during combat operations in Yusifiya, south ofBaghdad, Iraq, on May 14, 2006
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 160th Special Operations Aviation REG (Airborne)
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03/20/07 (I)
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Spc. Curtis E. Glawson Jr.
24, Daleville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 610th Brigade Support BN, 28th Inf Reg, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team
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09/18/07 (I)
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Sgt. Edmund J. Jeffers
23, Daleville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Taqqadum - Salah Ad Din Province
Non-combat - Accident - vehicular
Died of injuries suffered from a non-combat related accident.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo
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10/21/03 (I)
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Pfc. Paul J. Bueche
19, Daphne, Alabama
U.S. Army National Guard
Non-combat - Accident
Died when the tire he was changing on a UH-60 Black Hawk helicoper exploded in Balad, Iraq, on October 21, 2003
He was assigned to Company E, 131st Aviation Regiment, Alabama Army National Guard
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02/16/04 (I)
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Spec. Christopher M. Taylor
25, Daphne, Alabama
U.S. Army National Guard
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when a roadside bomb struck his convoy in Baghdad, Iraq, on February 16, 2004
He was assigned to the 1165th Military Police Company, Alabama Army National Guard
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01/08/09 (A)
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Staff Sergeant Josh Rath
22, Decatur, Alabama
U.S. Army
Tarnak va Jaldak, southern Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained when his dismounted patrol was hit by an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
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06/09/10 (A)
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Staff Sgt. David C. Smith
26, Eight Mile, Alabama
U.S. Air Force
Forward Operating Base Jackson, Afghanistan
Hostile - Helicopter shot down
Died in a helicopter crash.
He was assigned to the 66th Rescue Squadron, Nellis Air Force Base.
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07/20/03 (I)
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Sgt. Jason D. Jordan
24, Elba, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - RPG, small arms fire
Killed when his vehicle was ambushed and struck by rocket-propelled grenades while on patrol in Tal Afar, Iraq on July 20, 2003
He was assigned to the Headquarters, Headquarters Company, 1-187 INF Battalion
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06/28/03 (I)
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Sgt. Timothy M. Conneway
22, Enterprise, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Died on June 28, 2003, of injuries he received when an explosive devicedetonated and struck his vehicle on June 26 in Baghdad, Iraq
He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 75th Ranger Reg
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06/07/10 (A)
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Spc. Brendan P. Neenan
21, Enterprise, Alabama
U.S. Army
Jelawar, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.
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07/24/10 (A)
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Spc. Andrew L. Hand
25, Enterprise, Alabama
U.S. Army
Qalat, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked their military vehicle with an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to 5th Battalion, 3rd Field Artillery Regiment, 17th Fires Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.
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11/06/04 (I)
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Pvt. Justin R. Yoemans
20, Eufaula, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Bomb
Died November 6, 2004, at the 31st Combat Support Hospital in Baghdad, Iraq,from wounds sustained earlier that day in Baghdad, Iraq, when a carbomb detonated near his up-armored Humvee
He was assigned to the 4th BN, 5th Air Defense Artillery REG, 1st Cavalry Division
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08/07/09 (A)
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Sgt. Jerry R. Evans Jr.
23, Eufaula, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died in Wardak Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.
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06/06/05 (I)
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Lance Cpl. Jonathan L. Smith
22, Eva, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Died of wounds received in an explosion during combat operations against enemy forces in Falluja, Iraq, on June 6, 2005
He was assigned to the 2nd Assault Amphibious BN, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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04/30/05 (I)
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Sgt. Kenya A. Parker
26, Fairfield, Alabama
U.S. Army
Non-combat related medical condition
Died of a non-combat related medical condition in Baghdad, Iraq, on April 30, 2005
He was assigned to the Special Troops BN, 3rd Infantry Division
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07/14/05 (I)
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Cpl. Christopher D. Winchester
23, Flomaton, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - IED attack
One of two Marines killed when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb during combat operations near Trebil, Iraq, on July 14, 2005
He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 10th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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04/12/07 (I)
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Spc. James T. Lindsey
20, Florence, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad (south of)
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 509th Infantry Reg, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division
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01/23/04 (I)
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Chief Warrant Officer Brian D. Hazelgrove
29, Fort Rucker, Alabama
U.S. Army
Non-hostile - Helicopter crash
Killed when his OH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter crashed while returning from acombat mission near Mosul in northern Iraq on January 23, 2004
He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 17th Cavalry REG, 10th Av. Brigade, 10th Mnt. Division
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04/27/11 (A)
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Maj. Jeffrey O. Ausborn
41, Gadsden, Alabama
U.S. Air Force
Kabul Airport
Hostile - murder
Died as a result of small arms fire when an Afghan military pilot opened fire during a meeting at Kabul airport.
He was assigned to the 99th Flying Training Squadron, Randolph Air Force Base, Texas.
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11/28/06 (I)
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Cpl. Jon-Erik Loney
21, Hartselle, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when a roadside bomb exploded near his vehicle during combat operations in Hit, Iraq, on November 28, 2006
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 6th Infantry Reg, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division
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08/18/13 (A)
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1st Lt. Timothy G. Santos Jr.
29, Helena, Alabama
U.S. Army
Fort Bliss, Texas
Non-Hostile - Illness
Died rom a non-combat related illness diagnosed on March 24, in Kuwait City, Kuwait.
He was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 501st Aviation Regiment, 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.
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02/26/06 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Christopher J. Schornak
28, Hoover, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Small arms fire
Killed when his dismounted patrol was engaged by enemy forces using small-arms fire in Baghdad, Iraq, on February 26, 2006
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 12th INF REG, 4th Brigade, 4th Infantry Division
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06/01/09 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Jeffrey A. Hall
28, Huntsville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry) Fort Drum, N.Y.
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12/26/03 (I)
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Spec. Charles G. Haight
23, Jacksonville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when his convoy vehicle struck a roadside bomb southwest of Ad Duluiyah, Iraq, on December 26, 2003
He was assigned to the 14th Engineer BN, 555th Engineer Group
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05/08/10 (A)
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Capt. Kyle A. Comfort
27, Jacksonville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Helmand province
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Ga.
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07/18/07 (I)
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Spc. Richard Gilmore III
22, Jasper, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad (eastern part)
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained when his vehicle was attacked by enemy forces using an improvised explosive device and small-arms fire.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany
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06/04/09 (I)
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Spc. Charles D. Parrish
23, Jasper, Alabama
U.S. Army
Balad
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died in Balad, Iraq, of wounds suffered earlier that day in Jalula, Iraq, when his vehicle was struck by an anti-tank grenade.
He was assigned to the 5th Engineer Battalion, 555th Engineer Brigade, Fort Leonard Wood, Mo.
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01/07/06 (I)
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1st Lt. Joseph D. deMoors
36, Jefferson, Alabama
U.S. Army
Non-hostile - Helicopter crash
One of eight soldiers killed when their UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crashed near Tal Afar, Iraq, on January 7, 2006
He was assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry REG
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04/15/06 (I)
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Pfc. Ryan G. Winslow
19, Jefferson, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - IED attack
One of four Marines killed when their Humvee was struck by a roadside bombduring combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on April 15, 2006
He was assigned to the 2nd Tank BN, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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02/18/06 (I)
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Cpl. Matthew D. Conley
21, Killen, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed when his vehicle was attacked by a homemade device during combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on February 18, 2006
He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force
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04/04/04 (I)
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Spec. Ahmed A. Cason
24, McCalla, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - RPG, small arms fire
Killed when his unit was attacked with rocket-propelled grenades and small-arms fire in Baghdad, Iraq, on April 4, 2004
He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 5th Cavalry REG, 1st Cavalry Division
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01/19/11 (A)
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Spc. Joshua T. Lancaster
22, Millbrook, Alabama
U.S. Army
Kandahar, Afghanistan
Hostile - Indirect fire
Died of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked the Kandahar airfield with indirect fire.
He was assigned to 184th Ordnance Battalion, 52nd Ordnance Group, Fort Campbell, Ky.
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03/23/03 (I)
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Pfc. Howard Johnson II
21, Mobile, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed when his convoy was ambushed by Iraqi forces at Nasiriya, Iraq, on March 23, 2003
He was assigned to the 507th Maintenance Company
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01/08/04 (I)
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Chief Warrant Officer Philip A. Johnson Jr.
31, Mobile, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Helicopter shot down
Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
He was assigned to the 571st Medical Company (Air Ambulance)
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11/26/04 (I)
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Lance Cpl. Bradley M. Faircloth
20, Mobile, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Died as a result of enemy action in Anbar province, Iraq, on November 26, 2004
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 8th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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05/08/05 (I)
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Spec. Steven R. Givens
26, Mobile, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died from injuries sustained from enemy small-arms fire in Balad, Iraq, on May 8, 2005
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 15th INF Reg, 3rd Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division
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10/14/06 (I)
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1st Sgt. Charles M. King
48, Mobile, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
One of three soldiers killed when a roadside bomb exploded near their vehicle in Baghdad, Iraq, on October 14, 2006
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 67th Armor Reg, 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division
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11/28/06 (I)
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Spec. Christopher E. Mason
32, Mobile, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died of injuries suffered when his unit came in contact with enemy forcesusing small arms fire while on patrol in Bayji, Iraq, on November 28,2006
He was assigned to the 1st Bn, 505th Parachute Infantry Reg, 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division
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01/09/02 (A)
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Gunnery Sgt. Stephen L. Bryson
35, Montgomery, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Southwestern Pakistan
Non-hostile - Aircraft crash
Died as a result of the crash of a KC-130/R aircraft in Pakistan.
He was assigned to Marine Aerial Transport Refueler Squadron 352, based at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar Calif.
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03/30/05 (I)
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Warrant Officer Charles G. Wells Jr.
32, Montgomery, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Died due to hostile action in Anbar province, Iraq, on March 30, 2005
He was assigned to Company A, 6th Motor Transport Battalion, 4th Force Service Support Group, Marine Forces Reserve
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07/05/05 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Scottie L. Bright
36, Montgomery, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
One of two soldiers killed when a roadside bomb exploded near their Humvee during patrol operations in Baghdad, Iraq, on July 5, 2005
He was assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry REG
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10/06/06 (I)
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Cpl. Bradford H. Payne
24, Montgomery, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Died while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Anbar province, Iraq, on October 6, 2006
He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 8th Marine Reg, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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05/03/07 (I)
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Spc. Matthew T. Bolar
24, Montgomery, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad (eastern part)
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 1st BN, 501st Parachute Infantry Reg, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division
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06/05/08 (A)
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Chief Warrant Officer James Carter
42, Montgomery, Alabama
U.S. Army
Kandahar Army Airfield, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of injuries sustained when the Kiowa helicopter they were in went down during a test flight.
They were assigned to the 96th Aviation Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.
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06/06/06 (I)
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Sgt. Carlos E. Pernell
25, Munford, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - hostile fire
One of two soldiers killed when their camp received indirect enemy fireduring combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on June 6, 2006
He was assigned to B Company, 46th Engineer Battalion
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04/06/08 (I)
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Col. Stephen K. Scott
54, New Market, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad (Green Zone)
Hostile - hostile fire - indirect fire
Died of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked their unit with indirect fire.
He was assigned to the 356th Quartermaster Battalion, Laurel, Miss.
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04/04/04 (I)
Not Available
Spec. Stephen D. Hiller
25, Opelika, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - RPG, small arms fire
Killed when his unit was attacked with rocket-propelled grenades and small-arms fire in Baghdad, Iraq, on April 4, 2004
He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 5th Cavalry REG, 1st Cavalry Division
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07/24/05 (I)
Not Available
Sgt. Christopher J. Taylor
22, Opelika, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Mortar attack
Killed when he was hit by mortar rounds while he was exiting a bunker in Balad, Iraq, on July 24, 2005
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 41st Field Artillery, 3rd Infantry Division
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10/29/09 (I)
Not Available
Spc. Adrian L. Avila
19, Opelika, Alabama
U.S. Army National Guard
Khabari Crossing, Kuwait
Non-hostile - Accident
Died at Khabari Crossing, Kuwait, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related accident.
He was assigned to the 1343rd Chemical Company, 151st Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Battalion, 115th Fires Brigade of the Alabama Army National Guard, in Fort Payne, Ala.
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12/06/06 (I)
Not Available
Lance Cpl. Cody G. Watson
21, Oxford, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Non-combat - Illness
Died from a non-hostile incident in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 6, 2006
He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 10th Marine Reg, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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01/30/03 (A)
Not Available
Chief Warrant Officer Mark S. O'Steen
43, Ozark, Alabama
U.S. Army
7 mi. E. Bagram Air Base
Non-combat - Accident - helicopter
Died when his MH-60L Black Hawk helicopter crashed during a training mission in Bagram.
He was assigned to the 160th Special Ops Aviation Reg. (Night Stalkers)
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05/19/07 (I)
Not Available
Sgt. Jean P. Medlin
27, Pelham, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad (western part)
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 1st BN, 5th Cavalry Reg, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division
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06/21/05 (I)
Not Available
Spec. Brian A. Vaughn
23, Pell City, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - hostile fire
One of three soldiers killed when their unit was attacked with small-armsfire during combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on June 21, 2005
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 9th INF REG, 2nd Infantry Division
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08/10/09 (A)
Not Available
Lance Cpl. Bruce E. Ferrell
21, Perdido, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Helmand province
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
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07/20/03 (I)
Not Available
Sgt. 1st Class Christopher R. Willoughby
29, Phenix City, Alabama
U.S. Army National Guard
Non-combat - Accident - vehicular
Died when the vehicle he was in rolled over in Baghdad, Iraq, on July 20, 2003
He was assigned to the Headquarters Company, 221st Military Intelligence Battalion, Georgia Army National Guard
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06/23/07 (I)
Not Available
Sgt. William E. Brown
25, Phil Campbell, Alabama
U.S. Army
Taji - Baghdad
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 227th Aviation Reg, Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division
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08/19/09 (I)
Not Available
Pfc. William Z. Vanosdol
23, Pinson, Alabama
U.S. Army
Ad Diwaniyah, Iraq
Hostile - Rocket attack
Died of wounds suffered when enemy rocket fire struck his quarters.
He was assigned to the 172nd Support Battalion, Schweinfurt, Germany.
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02/22/02 (A)
Not Available
Sgt. Jeremy D. Foshee
25, Pisgah, Alabama
U.S. Army
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Killed in an MH-47E crash during a training exercise, on Feb. 22, 2002 in the Philippines.
He was assigned to E Co, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, based at Fort Campbell, Ky
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08/13/07 (I)
Not Available
Staff Sgt. Eric D. Cottrell
39, Pittsview, Alabama
U.S. Army
Ninewah Province
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when his vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 5th Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Bliss, Texas.
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06/21/09 (A)
Not Available
Sgt. Ricky D. Jones
26, Plantersville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Bagram Air Base
Hostile - Rocket attack
Died of wounds suffered when his unit was attacked by indirect fire.
He was assigned to the 1st Maneuver Enhancement Brigade, Fort Polk, La.
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10/15/06 (I)
Not Available
Pfc. Stephen D. Bicknell
19, Prattville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Land mine
One of two soldiers killed when two land mines detonated near their Humvee in Samarra, Iraq, on October 15, 2006
He was assigned to the 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division
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06/24/11 (A)
Not Available
Spc. Nicholas C. D. Hensley
28, Prattville, Alabama
U.S. Army
Landstuhl, Germany
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died from injuries sustained in Kandahar, Afghanistan, on June 15 when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 4th Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.
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04/08/07 (I)
Not Available
Staff Sgt. Harrison Brown
31, Prichard, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad (south of)
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 69th Armor Reg, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division
  Arlington
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08/23/04 (I)
Not Available
Staff Sgt. Robert C. Thornton Jr.
35, Rainbow City, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - RPG, small arms fire
Killed when his patrol came under rocket-propelled grenade attack in Baghdad, Iraq, on August 23, 2004
He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry REG, 1st Cavalry Division
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08/04/11 (A)
Not Available
Capt. Waid C. Ramsey
41, Red Bay, Alabama
U.S. Army
Paktika province, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when his unit was attacked with small arms fire.
He was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 20th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Birmingham, Ala.
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09/16/09 (A)
Not Available
Sgt. Robert D. Gordon II
22, River Falls, Alabama
U.S. Army
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center
Non-combat related illness
Died from a non-combat related illness, after becoming ill Sept. 11 in southern Afghanistan.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Wash.
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09/22/07 (I)
Not Available
Command Sgt. Maj. Jonathan M. Lankford
42, Scottsboro, Alabama
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Non-combat - Illness - Heart Attack
Died of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident.
He was assigned to the 79th Ordnance Battalion, Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
  Arlington
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06/01/07 (A)
Not Available
Lt. Col. Michael A. Robinson
42, Sylacauga, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Kabul
Non-combat - Natural causes

He was assigned to the Mobilization Command, Deployment Processing Command, Marine Corps Installations East
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01/05/06 (I)
Not Available
Sgt. 1st Class Stephen J. White
39, Talladega, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
One of five soldiers killed when a roadside bomb detonated near their Humvee during convoy operations in Najaf, Iraq, on January 5, 2006
He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 16th Field Artillery REG, 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division
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01/20/07 (I)
Not Available
Pfc. Johnathon M. Millican
20, Trafford, Alabama
U.S. Army
Karbala
Hostile - hostile fire - small arms fire, grenades

He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Reg, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division
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04/14/03 (I)
Not Available
Pfc. John E. Brown
21, Troy, Alabama
U.S. Army
Hostile - Grenade
Killed when a grenade exploded inside his Humvee in Iraq on April 14, 2003
He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 44th Air Defense Artillery REG
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04/22/03 (I)
Not Available
Chief Warrant Officer Robert William Channell Jr.
36, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - RPG, small arms fire
Killed when a rocket-propelled grenade launcher he was firing for familiarization malfunctioned at firing range near Kut, Iraq, on April22, 2003
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 10th Marine REG, 2nd Marine Expeditionary
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09/29/10 (A)
Not Available
Senior Airman Mark Forester
29, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
U.S. Air Force
Uruzgan province, Afghanistan,
Hostile
Died in Uruzgan province, Afghanistan, while conducting combat operations in the area.
He was assigned to the 21st Special Tactics Squadron, Pope Air Force Base, N.C.
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10/27/03 (I)
Not Available
Sgt. Aubrey D. Bell
33, Tuskegee, Alabama
U.S. Army National Guard
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when his unit came under small-arms fire and a roadside bomb detonated at the Al Bayra Police Station in Baghdad, Iraq, on October 27, 2003
He was assigned to the 214th Military Police Company, Alabama Army National Guard
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05/30/07 (A)
Not Available
Sgt. Brandon E. Hadaway
25, Valley, Alabama
U.S. Army
Upper Sangin Valley
Hostile - helicopter crash (RPG attack)

He was assigned to the 3rd General Support Aviation BN, 82nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division
  Arlington
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06/24/03 (I)
Not Available
Spec. Cedric L. Lennon
32, West Blocton, Alabama
U.S. Army
Non-combat
Died of a non-combat related cause in Baghdad, Iraq, on June 24, 2003
He was assigned to the H & H Troop, 2nd Armored Cavalry REG
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04/18/04 (A)
Not Available
1st Sgt. Herbert Ronald Claunch
58, Wetumpka, Alabama
U.S. Army National Guard
Guantanamo Bay
Non-combat
Died in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, after collapsing on the floor in his quarters.
He was assigned to the Army National Guard, 217th Military Police Company, Prattville, Ala.
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Index:
Ausborn, Jeffrey O. Avila, Adrian L. Barfield, Jason N. Bell, Aubrey D. Belser, Donnie R. Jr. Berlin, Joseph R. Jr. Bicknell, Stephen D.
Bolar, Matthew T. Bright, Scottie L. Brooks, William J. Brown, Bruce E. Brown, Harrison Brown, John E. Brown, William E.
Bryson, Stephen L. Bueche, Paul J. Carter, James Cason, Ahmed A. Channell, Robert William Jr. Claunch, Herbert Ronald Colvin, Julian L.
Comfort, Kyle A. Conley, Matthew D. Conneway, Timothy M. Cottrell, Eric D. deMoors, Joseph D. Evans, Jerry R. Jr. Faircloth, Bradley M.
Fales, Adam R. Farrow, Jefferey J. Ferrell, Bruce E. Forester, Mark Foshee, Jeremy D. Gilmore, Richard III Givens, Steven R.
Glawson, Curtis E. Jr. Gordon, Robert D. II Green, Stacy A. Hadaway, Brandon E. Haight, Charles G. Hall, Jeffrey A. Hand, Andrew L.
Harrelson, James J. Hazelgrove, Brian D. Hensley, Nicholas C. D. Hiller, Stephen D. Hosey, Michael W. Jeffers, Edmund J. Johnson, Howard II
Johnson, Philip A. Jr. Jones, Ricky D. Jordan, Jason D. King, Charles M. Lancaster, Joshua T. Lankford, Jonathan M. Lee, Carlie M.
Lennon, Cedric L. Lindsey, James T. Little, Tommy S. Loggins, Adam E. Loney, Jon-Erik Mason, Christopher E. Medlin, Jean P.
Milliard, Errol D.A. Millican, Johnathon M. Murkerson, Herman J. Jr. Neenan, Brendan P. Nelson, Travis L. Norris, Paul B. O'Steen, Mark S.
Parker, Kenya A. Parrish, Charles D. Payne, Bradford H. Pernell, Carlos E. Prewitt, Kelley S. Raines, Carl L. II Ramsey, Waid C.
Rath, Sergeant Josh Rivers, Thomas E. Jr. Robinson, Michael A. Saint, Justin A. Santos, Timothy G. Jr. Schornak, Christopher J. Scott, Stephen K.
Sims, John T. Jr. Skalberg, James L. Jr. Smith, David C. Smith, Jonathan L. Taylor, Christopher J. Taylor, Christopher M. Thornton, Robert C. Jr.
Turner, Army Pfc. Ricky L. Vanosdol, William Z. Vaughn, Brian A. Watson, Cody G. Weeks, Jamie D. Wells, Charles G. Jr. White, Stephen J.
Whitehead, Joseph C. Willoughby, Christopher R. Winchester, Christopher D. Winslow, Ryan G. Yoemans, Justin R.