2017honorees

Marines Cpl Riley E. Baker

Marine Cpl. Riley E. Baker Died June 22, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 22, of Pacific, Mo.; assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; killed June 22 while conducting combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq.

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Navy Lt. Brendan J. Looney

Navy Lt. (SEAL) Brendan J. Looney Died September 21, 2010 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 29, of Owings, Md.; assigned to a West Coast-based SEAL Team; died Sept. 21 in Ayatalah Village, Afghanistan, in a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crash during combat operations. Also killed in the crash were: Army Read more…

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Marine LCpl. Cody S. Childers

Marine Lance Cpl. Cody S. Childers Died August 20, 2010 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 19, of Chesapeake, Va.; assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died Aug. 20 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

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Army Sgt. Erich S. Smallwood

Army Sgt. Erich S. Smallwood Died May 26, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 23, of Trumann, Ark.; assigned to A Company, 875th Engineer Battalion of the Arkansas Army National Guard in Marked Tree, Ark.; died May 26 near Balad, Iraq, of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated Read more…

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Marine 1st Lt. Travis L. Manion

Marine 1st Lt. Travis L. Manion Died April 29, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 26, of Doylestown, Pa.; assigned to 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.; died April 29 while conducting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq. Doylestown Marine killed in combat Read more…

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Marine Cpl. Riley E. Baker

Marine Cpl. Riley E. Baker Died June 22, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 22, of Pacific, Mo.; assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; killed June 22 while conducting combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq. Click to Download Portrait PACIFIC, Read more…

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Army CSM Martin Barreras

Remembering a warrior: CSM Martin Barreras Recently, one great warrior, who embodies all that we enlisted soldiers strive to achieve, was killed This photo provided by the US Army shows Command Sgt. Maj. Martin R. Barreras, 49, of Tucson, who died Tuesday, May, 13, 2014, at San Antonio Military Medical Read more…

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Army Sgt. Maj. Bradley D. Conner

BRADLY D. CONNER SGM 03/05/1966 – 05/09/2007OIF Company C, 2nd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne) Tacoma, WA Sgt. Maj. Bradly D. Conner was born on March 5, 1966 in Tacoma, Wash. He was a Special Forces company sergeant major assigned to Company C, 2nd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group Read more…

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Army SSG Kevin J. McEnroe

Staff Sgt. Kevin J. McEnroe Died November 4, 2016 Serving During Operation Inherent Resolve 30, of Tucson, Arizona; assigned to the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Campbell, Kentucky; died in Jafr, Jordan, of wounds sustained when his convoy came under fire entering a Jordanian military base. The three service Read more…

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Air Force TSgt. Joseph G. Lemm

Air Force Technical Sgt. Joseph G. Lemm Died December 21, 2015 Serving During Operation Freedom’s Sentinel 45, of Bronx, N.Y.; died Dec. 21 near Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan, when his patrol was attacked by a suicide bomber on a motorcycle. He was assigned to the 105th Security Forces Sq, Stewart Read more…

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