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October 2006 Casualties

01 November 2006
Sgt. Kenneth E. Bostic, 21, of Hawthorne, Nev.
, died Oct. 30 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered from contact with enemy forces using small arms fire during check point
operations. Bostic was assigned to the 204th Military Police Company, 519th Military Police Battalion, 1st Combat
Support Brigade, Fort Polk, La.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Polk public affairs office at (337) 531-4630.

Sgt. Kenneth E. Bostic, 21, of Hawthorne, Nev., died Oct. 30 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered from contact with enemy forces using small arms fire during check point
operations. Bostic was assigned to the 204th Military Police Company, 519th Military Police Battalion, 1st Combat
Support Brigade, Fort Polk, La.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Polk public affairs office at (337) 531-4630.

Sgt. Michael T. Seeley, 27, of Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada,
died Oct. 30 in Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his
vehicle. Seeley was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry
Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

Pfc. Jason Franco, 18, of Corona, Calif., died Oct. 31 from a
non-hostile incident in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 11, Marine
Aircraft Group 11, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, Miramar, Calif.
The incident is currently under investigation.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Miramar public affairs office at (858) 577-6000.

31 Oct 2006
Lance Cpl. Troy D. Nealey, 24, of Eaton Rapids, Mich.
, died Oct. 29
while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was
assigned to Marine Forces Reserve's 1st Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Lansing, Mich.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Marine Forces Reserve public affairs office at (504) 678-4177.

Staff Sgt. Kyu H. Chay, 34, of Fayetteville, N.C., died on Oct. 28 in
the Oruzgan Province, Afghanistan, from injuries suffered when an
improvised explosive device detonated near his combat patrol. Chay was
assigned to the 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Special Operations Command public affairs office at (910) 432-7585.

30 Oct 2006
Pvt. Michael V. Bailey, 20, of Waldorf, Md.
, died on Oct. 27 in
Salerno, Afghanistan, from non-combat related injuries.Bailey was assigned to 4th Battalion, 25th Field Artillery
Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, New York.
This incident is under investigation.
For further information related to this release, contact the 10th
Mountain Division public affairs office at (315) 772-5461.

Sgt. Luke J. Zimmerman, 24, of Luxemburg, Wis., died Oct. 27 from
injuries suffered while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion,
2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Media with questions about this Marine can call the 2nd Marine
Division public affairs office at (910) 451-9033.

26 Oct 2006
Pfc. Donald S. Brown, 19, of Succasunna, N.J.
, died Oct. 25 from wounds
received while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.
He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine
Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Marine Corps Base Hawaii public affairs office at (808) 257-8870.

Sgt. Thomas M. Gilbert, 24, of Downers Grove, Ill., died Oct. 25 while
conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was
assigned to Marine Forces Reserve's 1st Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Grand Rapids, Mich.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Marine Forces Reserve public affairs office at (504) 678-4287.

Petty Officer 2nd Class Charles V. Komppa, 35, of Belgrade, Mont., died
Oct. 25 from enemy action while conducting combat operations in Al
Anbar province, Iraq.He was serving with the 3rd Naval Construction
Regiment, Multi-National Corps - Iraq, and was assigned to Naval Mobile
Construction Battalion 18, Detachment 0618 in Billings, Mont.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Navy public affairs office at (703) 697-5342.

Pfc. Daniel B. Chaires, 20, of Tallahassee, Fla., died Oct. 25 from
wounds received while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion,
3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.
Media with questions about this Marine can call the Hawaii public
affairs office at (808) 257-8870.

Lance Cpl. Jonathan B. Thornsberry, 22, of McDowell, Ky., died Oct. 25
while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was
assigned to Marine Forces Reserve's 3rd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Johnson City, Tenn.
For further information about this release the media can contact the
Marine Forces Reserve public affairs office at (504) 678-4287.

1st Lt. Amos C. R. Bock, 24, of New Madrid, Mo., died on Oct. 23 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. Bock was
assigned to the 4th Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air
Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 101st Airborne Division public affairs office at (270) 798-9966.

25 Oct 2006
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Oct. 22 in
Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when their patrol came in contact with enemy forces. Both soldiers were assigned
to the 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
Killed were:
Spc. Nathaniel A. Aguirre, 21, of Carrollton, Texas.
Spc. Matthew W. Creed, 23, of Covina, Calif.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Fort Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

Sgt. Willsun M. Mock, 23, of Harper, Kan., died Oct. 22 in Baghdad,
Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near his vehicle. Mock was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat
Team, 1st Infantry Division,
Schweinfurt, Germany.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the 1st Armored Division public affairs office at 49-611-705-4862

Spc. Nicholas K. Rogers, 27, of Deltona, Fla., died Oct. 22 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered when his patrol came in contact with enemy forces during combat operations.
Rogers was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain
Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Fort Drum public affairs office at (315) 772-5461.

Seaman Charles O. Sare, 23, of Hemet, Calif., died Oct. 23 from enemy
action while conducting combat operations in the Al Anbar Province,
Iraq. Sare, a Hospital Corpsman, was assigned to Naval Ambulatory Care
Center, Port Hueneme, Calif. and was currently serving with Multi-National Corps - Iraq.
For further information related to this release the media may contact
the Navy public affairs office at (703) 697-5342.

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Marines who
were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Lance Cpl. Richard A. Buerstetta, 20, of Franklin, Tenn.
Lance Cpl. Tyler R. Overstreet, 22, of Gallatin, Tenn.
Both Marines died Oct. 23 while conducting combat operations in Al
Anbar province, Iraq. They were assigned to Marine Forces Reserve's 3rd
Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Nashville, Tenn.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Marine Forces Reserve public affairs office at (504) 678-4287.

Spc. Carl A. Eason, 29, of Lovelady, Texas, died Oct. 23 in Baghdad,
Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near his vehicle. Eason was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 27th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade
Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Baumholder, Germany.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 1st Armored Division public affairs office at 011-49-611-705-4862.

Maj. David G. Taylor, 37, of North Carolina, died Oct. 22 in Baghdad,
Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near his vehicle. Taylor is assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 6th
Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division,
Baumholder, Germany.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 1st Armored Division public affairs office at 49-611-705-4862.

24 Oct 2006
Staff Sgt. Ronald L. Paulsen, 53, of Vancouver, Wash.
, died on Oct. 17
in Tarmiya, Iraq, from injuries sustained when an improvised explosive
device detonated near his vehicle. Paulsen was assigned to the Army
Reserve's 414th Civil Affairs Battalion, Utica, N.Y.
For further information, please contact U.S. Army Civil Affairs and
Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) at (910) 432-2035

Lance Cpl. Eric W. Herzberg, 20, of Severna Park, Md., died Oct. 21
while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was
assigned to 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II
Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
For further information about this release the media can contact the
2nd Marine Division public affairs office at (910) 451-9033.

Pvt. Edwardo J. Lopez, 21, of Aurora, Ill., died Oct. 19 while
conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment,
3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.
Media with questions about this release may contact the Hawaii public
affairs office at (808) 257-8870.

23 Oct 2006
The Department of Defense announced today the death of four Marines
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Lance Cpl. Clifford R. Collinsworth, 20, of Chelsea, Mich.
Lance Cpl. Nathan R. Elrod, 20, of Salisbury, N.C.
Lance Cpl. Nicholas J. Manoukian, 22, of Lathrup Village, Mich.
Cpl. Joshua C. Watkins, 25, of Jacksonville, Fla.
These Marines died Oct. 21 while conducting combat operations in Al
Anbar province, Iraq.
Collinsworth, Elrod and Manoukian were assigned to 1st Battalion, 6th
Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force,
Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Watkins was assigned to 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd
Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
For further information about these Marines, please call the 2nd Marine
Division public affairs office at (910) 451-9033.

Staff Sgt. Jesus M. Montalvo, 46, of Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, died
Oct. 18 in Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered from enemy small arms
fire during combat operations. Montalvo was assigned to the 1st Squadron,
10th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood,
Texas.
For further information related to this release, contact the Fort Hood
Public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

22 Oct 2006
Staff Sgt. Kevin M. Witte, 27, of Beardsley, Minn.
, died on Oct. 20 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries sustained when an improvised explosive
device detonated near his vehicle during a combat patrol.
Witte was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment, 2nd
Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Baumholder, Germany.
For further information related to this release, contact the 1st
Armored Division public affairs office at 0611-705-4859.

20 Oct 2006
The Department of Defense announced today the death of three soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Oct. 17 in
Baqubah, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near their vehicle. The soldiers were assigned to the 1st
Battalion, 68th Armor Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.
Killed were:
Staff Sgt. Ryan E. Haupt, 24, of Phoenix, Ariz.
Sgt. Norman R. Taylor III, 21, of Blythe, Calif.
Pfc. Nathan J. Frigo, 23, of Kokomo, Ind.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Carson public affairs office at (719) 526-3420.

The Department of Defense announced today the death of four soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Oct. 18 in
Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near their vehicle. The soldiers were assigned to the 1st
Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
Killed were:
2nd Lt. Christopher E. Loudon, 23, of Brockport, Pa.
Cpl. David M. Unger, 21, of Leavenworth, Kan.
Cpl. Russell G. Culbertson III, 22, of Amity, Pa.
Spc. Joseph C. Dumas Jr., 25, of New Orleans.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

Sgt. 1st Class Daniel A. Brozovich, 42, of Greenville, Pa., died Oct.
18 in Ashraf, Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive
device detonated near his Armored Security Vehicle while on combat
patrol. Brozovich was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 213th Air Defense
Artillery, Spring City, Pa.
For further information related to this release, contact the
Pennsylvania National Guard public affairs office at (717) 861-846
8.

19 Oct 2006
Spc. Daniel W. Winegeart, 23, of Kountze, Texas
, died Oct. 17 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries sustained when his Light Medium Tactical
Vehicle drove off an overpass. Winegeart was assigned to the 5th Group Support
Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group, Fort Campbell, Ky.
This incident is under investigation.
For further information related to this release, contact the Fort
Campbell public affairs office at (910) 432-6005.

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Oct. 15 in Samarra,
Iraq, of injuries suffered when two land mines detonated near their
HMMWV. Both soldiers were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute
Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort
Bragg, N.C.
Killed were:
Sgt. Lester D. Baroncini Jr., 33, of Bakersfield, Calif.
Pfc. Stephen D. Bicknell, 19, of Prattville, Ala.
For further information related to this release, contact the 82nd
Airborne public affairs office at (910) 432-066
1.

Spc. Jose R. Perez, 21, of Ontario, Calif.
, died Oct. 18 in Ar
Ramadi, Iraq, from injuries suffered from enemy small arms fire.Perez was
assigned to the 1st Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat
Team, 1st Armored Division, Baumholder, Germany.
For further information related to this release, contact the 1st
Armored Division public affairs office at 49-0611-705-4862.

2nd Lt. Joshua L. Booth, 23, of Fiskdale, Mass., died Oct. 17 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province,
Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marines, 3rd Marine
Division, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.
For further information relating to this release the media can contact
the Marine Corps Base Kaneohe Bay public affairs office at (808)
257-8870 or (808) 457-8841.

Staff Sgt. Garth D. Sizemore, 31, of Mount Sterling, Ky., died Oct. 17
in Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered when his patrol came in
contact with enemy forces using small arms fire during combat operations.
Sizemore was assigned to 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 2nd
Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 1st Infantry Division at 49-931-889-6408.

17 October 2006
Capt. Mark C. Paine, 32, of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
, died Oct. 15 in
Taji, Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near his vehicle.Paine was assigned to the 1st Battalion,
66th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
For further information related to this release, contact the Fort
Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

The Department of Defense announced today the death of three soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.They died Oct. 14 of
injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near their
vehicle in Baghdad, Iraq.All soldiers were assigned to the 1st Battalion,
67th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood,
Texas.
Killed were:
1st Sgt. Charles M. King, 48, of Mobile, Ala.
Staff Sgt. Joseph M. Kane, 35, of Darby, Pa.
Spc. Timothy J. Lauer, 25, of Saegertown, Pa.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

Pfc. Keith J. Moore, 28, of San Francisco, died Oct. 14 in Baghdad,
Iraq, of a non-combat related injury.Moore was assigned to the 2nd
Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain
Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
The incident is under investigation.

2nd Lt. Johnny K. Craver, 37, of McKinney, Texas, died Oct. 13 in
Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near his vehicle during combat operations. Craver was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry
Regiment, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Oct. 15 of
injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle in Kirkuk, Iraq, during combat
operations. Both soldiers were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry
Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
Killed were:
1st Lt. Joshua Deese, 25, of North Carolina. He died in Balad, Iraq,
following the incident.
Sgt. Jonathan E. Lootens, 25, of Lyons, N.Y.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 25th Infantry Division public affairs office at (808) 655-4815 or
(808) 655-8729.

16 Oct 2006
Cpl. Luis E. Tejeda, 20, of Huntington Park, Calif.
, died Sept. 30 in
Al Asad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near his vehicle during combat operations in Hit, Iraq.
Tejeda was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 6th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division,
Baumholder, Germany.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 1st Armored Division public affairs office at 011-49-0611-705-4862.

Sgt. Brock A. Babb, 40, of Evansville, Ind., died Oct. 15 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province, Iraq. Babb was assigned to Marine
Forces Reserve's 3rd Battalion, 24th
Marines, 4th Marine Division, Terre Haute, Ind.

Lance Cpl. Joshua M. Hines, 26, of Olney, Ill., died Oct. 15 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province,
Iraq. Hines was assigned to Marine Forces Reserve's 3rd Battalion, 24th
Marines, 4th Marine Division, Terre Haute, Ind.

Sgt. Jonathan J. Simpson, 25, of Rockport, Texas, died Oct. 14 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province,
Iraq. Simpson was assigned to 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine
Division, Camp Pendleton, Calif.
For further information related to Sgt. Babb and Lance Cpl. Hines the
media can contact the Marine Forces Reserve public affairs office at
(504) 678-4177.
For further information related to Sgt. Simpson the media can contact
the 1st Marine Division public affairs office at (760) 725-5044.

Pfc. Kenny F. Stanton Jr., 20, of Hemet, Calif., died on Oct. 13 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. Stanton was
assigned to the 57th Military Police Company, Waegwan, Korea.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Army public affairs office at (703) 692-2000.

Sgt. Nicholas R. Sowinski, 25, of Tempe, Ariz., died on Oct. 11 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. Sowinski was
assigned to the 4th Squadron, 14th Cavalry Regiment, 172nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, Fort Wainwright,
Alaska.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Wainwright public affairs office at (907) 353-6701.

Airman 1st Class Leebenard E. Chavis, 21, of Hampton, Va., died Oct.
14 while performing duties as a turret gunner with the Iraqi police in
the vicinity of Baghdad, Iraq. Chavis was assigned to the 824th Security Forces Squadron, Moody Air Force Base,
Ga.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Moody Air Force Base public affairs office at (229) 257-3395.

14 Oct 2006
Sgt. Gene A. Hawkins, 24, of Orlando, Fla.
, died on Oct. 12 in Mosul,
Iraq, from injuries sustained when an improvised explosive device
detonated near his RG-31 Mine Protected Vehicle. Hawkins was assigned to the 14th Engineer Battalion, 555th
Combat Support Brigade (Maneuver
Enhancement), Fort Lewis, Wash.
For further information related to this release, contact the Fort
Lewis Public Affairs Office at (253) 967-0152.

Spc. Jason A. Lucas, 24, of Columbus, Ohio, died on Oct. 13 in
Kandahar, Afghanistan, from injuries sustained when his vehicle was struck by a suicide bomber using a
vehicle-born improvised explosive device. Lucas was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade
Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Polk, La.
For further information related to this release, contact the 10
Mountain Division Public Affairs Office at (315) 772-5461.

Private 1st Class Thomas J. Hewitt, 22, of Temple, Texas, died on Oct.
13 at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., from
injuries sustained during a Sept. 26 incident in Baghdad, Iraq, during which an improvised explosive device
detonated near his vehicle. Hewitt was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 89th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat
Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y..
For further information related to this release, contact the 10th
Mountain Division Public Affairs Office at (315) 772-5461.

13 Oct 2006
Chief Warrant Officer Scott W. Dyer, 38, of Cocoa Beach, Fla.
, died
Oct. 11 in Banditemur, Afghanistan, from injuries suffered during combat operations. Dyer was assigned to the 3rd
Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, Fort Bragg, N.C.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the U.S. Army Special Operations Command public affairs office at (910)
432-6005.

Sgt. Justin T. Walsh, 24, of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, died Oct. 11 at
National Naval Medical Center Bethesda, Md., from wounds received while
conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq, on Oct. 5. He
was assigned to 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics
Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 2nd Marine Logistics Group public affairs office at (910) 451-7200.

Capt. Shane T. Adcock, 27, of Mechanicsville, Va., died on Oct. 11 in
Hawijah, Iraq, from injuries suffered from enemy grenade fire. Adcock
was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 7th Field Artillery, 3rd Brigade,
25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 25th Infantry Division public affairs office at (808) 655-8729

12 Oct 2006
The Department of Defense announced today the death of three Marines
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom

Lance Cpl. Derek W. Jones, 21, of Salem, Ore.
, died Oct. 8 from wounds
received while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al
Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine
Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

Lance Cpl. Jeremy S. Sandvick Monroe, 20, of Chinook, Mont., died Oct.
8 from wounds received while conducting combat operations against enemy
forces in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion,
3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

Capt. Robert M. Secher, 33, of Germantown, Tenn., died Oct. 8 from
wounds received while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was
assigned to 3rd Battalion, 12th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Okinawa,
Japan.

Media with questions about Jones and Sandvick Monroe can contact the
Hawaii public affairs office at (808) 257-8870.

The Department of Defense announced today the death of six Marines who
were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Sgt. Julian M. Arechaga, 23, of Oceanside, N.Y., died Oct. 9 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province,
Iraq. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine
Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Lance Cpl. Jon E. Bowman, 21, of Dubach, La., died Oct. 9 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province, Iraq.
He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine
Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Pfc. Shelby J. Feniello, 25, of Connellsville, Pa., died Oct. 9 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province,
Iraq. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine
Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Lance Cpl. John E. Hale, 20, of Shreveport, La., died Oct. 6 from
wounds received while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was
assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune,
N.C.

Lance Cpl. Stephen F. Johnson, 20, of Marietta, Ga., died Oct. 8 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province,
Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine
Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Cpl. Bradford H. Payne, 24, of Montgomery, Ala., died Oct. 6 while
conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province,
Iraq. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine
Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

11 Oct 2006
Sgt. Brandon S. Asbury, 21, of Tazewell, Va.
, who died on Oct. 7 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered when his unit came in contact with
enemy forces using small arms fire during combat operations. Asbury was
assigned to the 4th Support Battalion, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry
Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
For further information on Asbury's death the media can contact the
Fort Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-9993.

Spec. Timothy A. Fulkerson, 20, of Utica, Ky., who died Oct. 8 in
Tikrit, Iraq, when a landmine detonated near his vehicle during combat
operations. Fulkerson was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 82nd Aviation
Reconnaissance Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne
Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Pfc. Phillip B. Williams, 21, of Gardnerville, Nev., died Oct. 9 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered from enemy contact during combat
operations. Williams was assigned to the 4th Brigade Troop Battalion, 4th
Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort
Campbell, Ky.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Campbell public affairs office at (270) 798-3025.

The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died Oct. 7 in Baghdad,
Iraq, from injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device
detonated near their vehicle during combat operations.
Killed were:

Sgt. Lawrence L. Parrish, 36, of Lebanon, Mo., who was assigned to the
110th Engineer Battalion, Kansas City, Mo.
Spec. John E. Wood, 37, of Humboldt, Kan., who was assigned to the
891st Engineer Battalion, Garnett, Kan.

For further information on Parrish's death the media can contact the
Missouri National Guard public affairs office at (573) 638-9846.
For additional information on Wood's death the media can contact the
Kansas National Guard public affairs office at (785) 274-1192.

08 Oct 2006
The Department of Defense announced today the death of four soldiers
who were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. They died in Taji, Iraq, on Oct. 2, of injuries sustained when an
improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle. All four soldiers were assigned to the 7th Squadron, 10th
Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
Killed were:
Staff Sgt. James D. Ellis, 25, of Valdosta, Ga.
Spc. Raymond S. Armijo, 22, of Phoenix, Ariz.
Spc. Justin R. Jarrett, 21, of Jonesboro, Ga.
Spc. Kristofer C. Walker, 20, of Creve Coeur, Ill.
For further information related to this release, please contact Fort
Hood Public Affairs at 254-287-0103.

Spc. Fernando D. Robinson, 21, of Hawthorne, Calif., died on Oct. 2 in
Korengal, Afghanistan, from injuries sustained when his patrol came
under attack by enemy forces using small arms fire and rocket propelled
grenades. Robinson was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry
Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.
For further information related to this release, contact the 10
Mountain Division Public Affairs Office at (315) 772-5461.

06 Oct 2006
The Department of Defense announced today the death of two Marines who
were supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Lance Cpl. Edward M. Garvin, 19, of Malden, Mass.
Cpl. Benjamin S. Rosales, 20, of Houston, Texas
Both Marines died Oct. 4 while conducting combat operations in Al
Anbar province, Iraq. They were assigned to 2nd Light Armored
Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
For further information related to this release media can contact the
2nd Marine Division public affairs office at (910) 451-9033.

05 Oct 2006
Staff Sgt. Daniel Isshak, 25, of Alta Loma, Calif.
, died on Oct. 3 in
Tikrit, Iraq, from injuries suffered when his vehicle received enemy
small arms fire at Hawija, Iraq, during combat operations. Isshak was
assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry, 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.
For further information related to this release, contact the 25th
Infantry Division public affairs office at (808) 655-8729 or (808)
655-4815.

04 Oct 2006
Sgt. Denise A. Lannaman, 46, of Bayside, N.Y.
, died at Camp Arifjan,
Kuwait, on Oct. 1 from a non-combat related incident. Lannaman was
assigned to the Army National Guard's 1569th Transportation Company,
Newburgh, N.Y.
The incident is under investigation.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the New York Army National Guard public affairs office at (518)
786-4518.

Staff Sgt. Jonathan Rojas, 27, of Hammond, Ind., died on Oct. 3 in
Baghdad, Iraq, from injuries suffered from enemy small arms fire while
performing security operations. Rojas was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Stryker
Brigade Combat Team, Fort Wainwright, Ala.
For further information related to this release contact the Fort
Wainwright public affairs office at (907) 353-6701.

Sgt. Joseph W. Perry, 23, of Alpine, Calif., died on Oct. 2 in
Muhallah, Iraq, when his mounted patrol came in contact with enemy forces using small arms fire during combat
operations. Perry was assigned to the 21st Military Police Company, 16th Military Police Brigade, XVIIIth Airborne
Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the XVIII Airborne Corps and Fort Bragg public affairs office at (910)
396-5600.

Spc. Angelo J. Vaccaro, 23, of Deltona, Fla., died on Oct. 2 in
Korengal, Afghanistan, from injuries suffered during combat operations.Vaccaro was assigned to the 1st Battalion,
32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Drum public affairs office at (315) 772-5461.

03 October 2006
Lance Cpl. Christopher B. Cosgrove III, 23, of Cedar Knolls, N.J.,
died Oct. 1 while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to
Marine Forces Reserve's 2nd Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Dover, N.J.
For further information related to this release media can contact a
public affairs representative at (973) 724-4701.

Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael A. Monsoor, 25, of Garden Grove,
Calif.
, died Sept. 29 while conducting combat operations against enemy
forces in Ramadi, Iraq.
Monsoor was a SEAL assigned to a West-Coast based command.
For further information related to this release media can contact Navy
Special Warfare Command at (619) 522-2822.

Cpl. Aaron L. Seal, 23, of Elkhart, Ind., died Oct. 1 while conducting
combat operations against enemy forces in Al Anbar province, Iraq. He
was assigned to Marine Forces Reserve's 6th Engineer Support Battalion,
4th Marine Logistics Group, Sound Bend, Ind.
For further information related to this release media can contact
Marine Forces Reserve public affairs office at (504) 678-6536.

Pfc. Satieon V. Greenlee, 24, of Pendleton, S.C., died in Baghdad,
Iraq, on Oct. 2 as a result of injuries suffered from enemy small arms
fire. Greenlee was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain
Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the Fort Drum public affairs office at (315) 772-5461.

Sgt. Mario Nelson, 26, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died in Hit, Iraq, on Oct. 1
from injuries suffered when a rocket-propelled grenade detonated near
his vehicle. Nelson was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry
Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Friedberg,
Germany.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
the 1st Armored Division public affairs office at 011-49-611-705-4862.

Staff Sgt. Joe A. Narvaez, 25, of San Antonio, Texas, died in Baghdad,
Iraq, on Oct. 2 after being shot by enemy forces. Narvaez was assigned
to the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team,
1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
Army public affairs office at (703) 692-2000.

Cpl. Chase A. Haag, 22, of Portland, Ore., died in Baghdad, Iraq, on
Oct. 1 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his
vehicle.Haag was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort
Hood, Texas.
For further information related to this release the media can contact
Fort Hood public affairs office at (254) 287-0103
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