Fallen Soldiers

Lance Cpl. Juan C. Venegas
Lance Cpl. Juan C. Venegas
21
Simi Valley, Calif

Lance Cpl. Juan C. Venegas died April 7, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to the 3rd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.; attached to Regimental Combat Team 8, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force; killed April 7 in a vehicle accident while conducting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq.

Marine Cpl. Michael B. Lindemuth
Marine Cpl. Michael B. Lindemuth
27
Petoskey, Mich

Marine Cpl. Michael B. Lindemuth died April 13, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to Inspector/Instructor Staff, 3rd Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve, Akron, Ohio; attached to Regimental Combat Team 2, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward); died April 13 as a result of wounds sustained from enemy mortar fire at Camp Hit in Anbar province, Iraq.

Army Sgt. Angelo L. Lozada Jr.
Army Sgt. Angelo L. Lozada Jr.
36
Brooklyn, N.Y

Army Sgt. Angelo L. Lozada Jr. died April 16, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom36, of Brooklyn, N.Y.; assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 17th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Hovey, Korea; killed April 16 while conducting combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq.

Army Pfc. Sam W. Huff
Army Pfc. Sam W. Huff
18
Tucson, Ariz.

Army Pfc. Sam W. Huff died April 18, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomdied April 18, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to the 170th Military Police Company, 504th Military Police Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade, Fort Lewis, Wash.; died April 18 in Baghdad of injuries sustained April 17 when an improvised explosive device detonated near her Humvee in Baghdad.

Army Capt. Stephen W. Frank
Army Capt. Stephen W. Frank
29
Haslett, Mich

Army Capt. Stephen W. Frank died April 29, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to 2nd Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Irwin, Calif.; killed April 29 when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated as he was conducting a traffic-control-point inspection in Diyarah, Iraq. Also killed was Capt. Ralph J. Harting III.

Army Pfc. Darren A. DeBlanc
Army Pfc. Darren A. DeBlanc
20
Evansville, Ind.

Army Pfc. Darren A. DeBlanc died April 29, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.; killed April 29 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his dismounted patrol in Baghdad. Also killed was Army Pvt. Charles S. Cooper Jr.

Army Pvt. Charles S. Cooper Jr.
Army Pvt. Charles S. Cooper Jr.
19
Jamestown, N.Y.

Army Pvt. Charles S. Cooper Jr. died April 29, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.; killed April 29 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his dismounted patrol in Baghdad. Also killed was Army Pfc. Darren A. Deblanc.

Army Staff Sgt. Juan De Dios Garcia Arana
Army Staff Sgt. Juan De Dios Garcia Arana
27
Los Angeles

Army Staff Sgt. Juan De Dios Garcia Arana died April 30, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to the 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Hovey, Korea; killed April 30 when his Bradley fighting vehicle was attacked by enemy forces using small-arms fire in Khaladiyah, Iraq.

Army Capt. David E. Van Camp
Army Capt. David E. Van Camp
29
Wheeling, W.Va

Army Capt. David E. Van Camp died June 29, 2011 Serving During Operation New Dawnassigned to 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas; died June 29 in Badrah, Iraq, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with indirect fire. Also killed was Army Spc. Robert G. Tenney Jr.

Marine Cpl. Kyle R. Schneider
Marine Cpl. Kyle R. Schneider
23
Phoenix, NY

Marine Cpl. Kyle R. Schneider died June 30, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedomassigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died June 30 in Helmand province, Afghanistan, while conducting combat operations.

Army 1st Lt. David A. Johnson
Clone of Marine Sgt. William C. Stacey
24
Horicon, Wis

Army 1st Lt. David A. Johnson died January 25, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedomassigned to 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regimentt, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.; died Jan. 25 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of injuries caused by an improvised explosive device while conducting a dismounted patrol.

Marine Sgt. William C. Stacey
Marine Sgt. William C. Stacey
23
Redding, Calif

Marine Sgt. William C. Stacey died January 31, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedomassigned to 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.; died Jan. 31 in Helmand province, Afghanistan, while conducting combat operations.

Marine Lance Cpl. Edward J. Dycus
Marine Lance Cpl. Edward J. Dycus
22
Greenville, Miss

Marine Lance Cpl. Edward J. Dycus died February 1, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedomassigned to 2nd Battalion, 9th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died Feb. 1 when he was shot by a member of the Afghan Security Forces in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

Marine Lance Cpl. Osbrany Montes De Oca
Marine Lance Cpl. Osbrany Montes De Oca
20
North Arlington, N.J

Marine Lance Cpl. Osbrany Montes De Oca died February 10, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom, assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died Feb. 10 in Helmand province, Afghanistan, while conducting combat operations.

Navy Builder 1st Class Jerry A. Tharp
Navy Builder 1st Class Jerry A. Tharp
44
Muscatine, Iowa

Navy Builder 1st Class Jerry A. Tharp died July 12, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 25, Rock Island, Ill; killed July 12 as a result of enemy action when his dismounted patrol was struck by an improvised explosive device while operating in Anbar province, Iraq.

Army Sgt. Al’Kaila T. Floyd
Army Sgt. Al’Kaila T. Floyd
23
Grand Rapids, Mich

Army Sgt. Al’Kaila T. Floyd died July 13, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to 54th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade, Bamberg, Germany; died July 13 in Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Landstuhl, Germany, of injuries sustained July 8 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his mine protected vehicle in Ramadi, Iraq. Also killed were Staff Sgt. Omar D. Flores, Cpl. Joseph P. Micks and Cpl. Troy C. Linden.

Marine Sgt. Christian B. Williams
Marine Sgt. Christian B. Williams
27
Winter Haven, Fla

Marine Sgt. Christian B. Williams died July 29, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.; killed July 29 while conducting combat operations in Rawah, Iraq. Also killed was Lance Cpl. Anthony E. Butterfield.

Marine Lance Cpl. Anthony E. Butterfield
Marine Lance Cpl. Anthony E. Butterfield
19
Clovis, Calif

Marine Lance Cpl. Anthony E. Butterfield died July 29, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.; killed July 29 while conducting combat operations in Rawah, Iraq. Also killed was Sgt. Christian B. Williams.

Marine Cpl. Phillip E. Baucus
Marine Cpl. Phillip E. Baucus
28
Wolf Creek, Mont

Marine Cpl. Phillip E. Baucus died July 29, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.; killed July 29 while conducting combat operations in Rawah, Iraq.

Army Sgt. Joshua A. Ford
Army Sgt. Joshua A. Ford
20
Wayne, Neb

Army Sgt. Joshua A. Ford died July 31, 2006 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedomassigned to 189th Transportation Company, 485th Corps Support Battalion, Nebraska Army National Guard, Norfolk, Neb.; killed July 31 during combat operations in Numaniyah, Iraq.