Fallen Coalition Heroes

Coalition Forces Who Have Died In Operation Iraqi Freedom


Information for each soldier was obtained from the Department of Defense (DoD) website.


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Army Command Sgt. Maj. Marilyn L. Gabbard, 46, of Polk City, Iowa

Gabbard died in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 20, 2007 when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter she was in crashed.

She was assigned to Joint Forces Headquarters, Iowa Army National Guard, Camp Dodge, Johnston, Iowa.


Army Sgt. 1st Class Dan H. Gabrielson, 39, of Spooner, Wisconsin

Gabrielson died July 9, 2003 in Ba Qubah, Iraq, when his convoy came under attack.

He was assigned to the 652nd Engineer Company (Army Reserve), Ellsworth, Wisconsin.


Army 2nd Lt. Clifford V. Gadsden, 25, of Red Top, South Carolina

Gadsden died April 29, 2005 in Balad, Iraq, when a vehicle-born improvised explosive device detonated near his convoy vehicle.

He was assigned to the 603rd Transportation Company, 142nd Corps Support Battalion, Warrior Brigade, Fort Polk, Louisiana.


Marine Lance Cpl. Jonathan E. Gadsden, 21, of Charleston, South Carolina

Gadsden died October 22, 2004 at the James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital in Tampa, Florida from injuries he received as a result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq on August 21, 2004.

He was assigned to 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California.


Army Sgt. Alexander U. Gagalac, 28, of Wahiawa, Hawaii

Gagalac died September 9, 2007 in Hawijah, Iraq, of wounds suffered from a rocket propelled grenade during combat operations.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield, Barracks, Hawaii.


Army Staff Sgt. Greg P. Gagarin, 38, of Los Angeles, California

Gagarin died June 3, 2007 in Thania, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 37th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Washington.


Army Staff Sgt. Joseph A. Gage, 28, of Modesto, California

Gage died November 2, 2006 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an IED detonated near his vehicle.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky.


Army Pfc. Shawn D. Gajdos, 25, of Grand Rapids, Michigan

Gajdos died June 6, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his unit was attacked by insurgents using improvised explosive devices and small arms fire.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas.


Marine Lt. Col. Max A. Galeai, 42, of Pago Pago, American Samoa

Galeai died June 26, 2008 while supporting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 2d Battalion, 3d Marines, 3rd Marine Division, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.


Marine Lance Cpl. Patrick J. Gallagher, 27, of Jacksonville, Florida

Gallagher died April 2, 2006 when the seven-ton truck he was riding in rolled over in a flash flood near Al Asad, Iraq.

He was assigned to elements of the 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California.


Army Sgt. Denis J. Gallardo, 22, of St. Petersburg, Florida

Gallardo died in Tal Afar, Iraq, on November 22, 2005 from a non-combat related illness.

He was assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Carson, Colorado.


Army Spc. Joseph L. Gallegos, 39, of Questa, New Mexico

Gallegos died October 28, 2009 in Tallil, Iraq, in a non-combat related incident.

He was assigned to the 720th Transportation Company, New Mexico Army National Guard, in Las Vegas, New Mexico.


Marine Cpl. Jose A. Galvan, 22, of San Antonio, Texas

Galvan died November 5, 2006 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

He was assigned to the 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California.


Marine Cpl. Adam A. Galvez, 21, of Salt Lake City, Utah

Galvez died August 20, 2006 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, California.


Army Spc. Carter A. Gamble, Jr., 24 of Seymour, Indiana

Gamble died June 24, 2007 in Duraiya, Iraq, of wounds suffered from enemy small arms fire.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Georgia.


Army Staff Sgt. Joseph D. Gamboa, 34, of Yigo, Guam

Gamboa died March 25, 2008 of wounds suffered when he came under indirect fire in Baghdad, Iraq.

He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.


Army Sgt. Steven C. Ganczewski, 22, of Niagara Falls, New York

Ganczewski died November 16, 2007 in Balad, Iraq, wounds suffered from a combat-related incident.

The incident is under investigation. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, Georgia.


Army Sgt. Jerry "Lewie" Lewis Ganey, Jr., 29, of Folkston, Georgia

Ganey died on August 3, 2005 in Baghdad, Iraq, while conducting a dismounted security patrol a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near his armored personnel carrier.

He was assigned to the Army National Guard's 648th Engineer Battalion, 48th Infantry Brigade, Statesboro, Georgia.

Webmaster Note: Lewie was in the Marine Corp in 1994 at the age of 19. After the Marine Corp, Lewie joined the North Carolina Army National Guard. When he moved back to Georgia, he transferred to the Florida Army National Guard and then the Georgia Army National Guard.


Marine Capt. Richard J. Gannon II, 31, of Escondido, California

Gannon died April 17,2004 due to injuries received from enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, at Twentynine Palms, California.


Army Sgt. Seth K. Garceau, 27, of Oelwein, Iowa

Garceau died March 4, 2005 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, of injuries sustained in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, on February 27, 2005 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his military vehicle.

He was assigned to the Army National Guardís 224th Engineer Battalion, 155th Brigade Combat Team, Fairfield, Iowa.


Army Spc. Tomas Garces, 19, of Weslaco, Texas

Garces died September 6, 2004 in Baghdad, Iraq, when his convoy was attacked by enemy forces using an improvised explosive device.

He was assigned to the Army National Guard's 1836th Transportation Company from Fort Bliss, Texas.


Army Pfc. Alberto Garcia, Jr., 23, of Bakersfield, California

Garcia died March 13, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his unit came in contact with enemy forces using small arms fire and an improvised explosive device.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany.


Army Capt. Anthony R. Garcia, 48, of Fort Worth, Texas

Garcia died in Tikrit, Iraq, on February 17, 2006 from a gun shot wound.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky.


Army Sgt. Israel Devora Garcia, 23, of Clint, Texas

Garcia died in Baghdad, Iraq, on April 1, 2006 when an improvised explosive device detonated while conducting a dismounted patrol.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 6th Infantry, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Baumholder, Germany.


Army Spc. J. Adan Garcia, 20, of Irving, Texas

Garcia died on May 27, 2006 in the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland of injuries sustained May 22, 2006 in Baghdad, Iraq, when his convoy encountered small arms fire received while returning from an explosive ordinance mission.

He was assigned to the 1st Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, New York.


Army Sgt. Javier J. Garcia, 25, of Crawfordville, Florida

Garcia died April 5, 2005 in Baghdad, Iraq, when improvised explosive devices detonated near his patrol.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment, 3d Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia.


Army Spc. Justin R. Garcia, 26, of Elmhurst, New York

Garcia died November 14, 2006 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle during combat operations.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington.


Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Ruel M. Garcia, 34, of Wahiawa, Hawaii

Garcia died in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 16, 2006 when his AH64D (Apache) helicopter was shot down while conducting aerial patrols.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 4th Aviation Regiment (Attack), Combat Aviation Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.


Army Staff Sgt. Juan De Dios Garcia-Arana, 27, of Los Angeles, California

Garcia-Arana died April 30, 2005 in Khaladiyah, Iraq, when his Bradley Fighting Vehicle was attacked by enemy forces using small arms fire.

He was assigned to the 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Hovey, Korea.


Army Spc. Felipe J. Garcia Villareal, 26, of Burke, Virginia

Garcia Villareal died at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C., on February 12, 2006 of injuries sustained in Ramadi, Iraq on February 9, 2006 when his tent caught fire.

He was assigned to the 54th Engineer Battalion, 130th Engineer Brigade, Warner Barracks, Bamberg, Germany.


Army Spc. Victor A. Garcia, 22, of Rialto, California

Garcia died July 1, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered from enemy small arms fire.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division (Stryker Brigade Combat Team), Fort Lewis, Washington.


Marine Lance Cpl. Derek L. Gardner, 20, of San Juan Capistrano, California

Gardner died September 6, 2004 due to enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq.

He was assigned to Headquarters Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California.


Army Sgt. Freeman L. Gardner, Jr., 26, of Little Rock, Arkansas

Gardner died March 22, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his unit while on combat patrol.

He was assigned to the 18th Engineer Company, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington.


Army Spc. James W. Gardner, 22, of Glasgow, Kentucky

Gardner died in Tal Afar, Iraq, on April 10, 2006 from a non-combat related cause.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky.


Marine Cpl. Jose A. Garibay, 21, of Orange, California

Garibay died March 23, 2003 near An Nasiriyah when one Iraqi unit indicated it was giving up, then opened fire when the Marines approached.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Army Spc. Joseph M. Garmback, Jr., 24, of Cleveland, Ohio

Garmback died July 8, 2004 in Baghdad, Iraq, when the Iraqi National Guard Headquarters came under a mortar attack.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany.


Marine Cpl. Erik T. Garoutte, 22, of Santee, California

Garoutte died October 19, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq.

He was assigned to 1st Fleet Anti-terrorism Security Team Company, Marine Corps Security Force Battalion, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Norfolk, Virginia.


Army Sgt. Mickel D. Garrigus, 24, of Elma, Washington

Garrigus died January 27, 2007 in Taji, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle during combat patrol.

He was assigned to the 543rd Military Police Company, 91st Police Battalion, 10th Sustainment Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, New York.


Army Spc. Benjamin J. Garrison, 25, of Houston, Texas

Garrison died November 27, 2007 in Amerli, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his vehicle encountered an improvised explosive device.

He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, New York.


Army Sgt. Landis W. Garrison, 23, of Rapids City, Illinois

Garrison died April 29, 2004 in Abu Gharb, Iraq, of non-combat related injuries.

He was assigned to the 333rd Military Police Company, Illinois National Guard, Freeport, Illinois.


Army Sgt. Justin W. Garvey, 23, Townsend, Massachusetts

Garvey died July 20, 2003, in Tallifar, Iraq, when his truck was struck by rocket propelled grenades.

He was assigned to Headquarters, Headquarters Company, 1-187 Infantry Battalion, Fort Campbell, Kentucky.


Marine Lance Cpl. Edward M. Garvin, 19, of Malden, Massachusetts

Garvin died October 4, 2006 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Army Staff Sgt. Joseph P. Garyantes, 34, of Rehoboth, Delaware

Garyantes died May 18, 2004 in Muqdadiyah, Iraq, from sniper fire while on a combat patrol.

He was assigned to to B Company, 1st Battalion, 63rd Armor Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, Vilseck, Germany.


Army Spc. Israel Garza, 25, of Lubbock, Texas

Garza died April 4, 2004 in Baghdad, Iraq, when his unit was attacked with rocket-propelled grenades and small arms fire.

He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.


Army 1st Sgt. Joe J. Garza, 43, of Robstown, Texas

Garza April 28, 2003 in Baghdad, Iraq, he was riding in a HMMWV that swerved to avoid a civilian vehicle. Garza fell out and was struck by a civilian vehicle.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment based in Fort Benning, Georgia.


Marine Pfc. Juan Garza, 20, Temperance, Michigan

Garza was killed in combat in Central Iraq, on April 8, 2003.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, California.


Army Sgt. Cari A. Gasiewicz, 28, of Depew, New York

Gasiewicz died December 4, 2004 in Baqubah, Iraq, when two improvised explosive devices detonated near her convoy.

She was assigned to the 202nd Military Intelligence Battalion, 513th Military Intelligence Brigade, Fort Gordon, Georgia.


Army Sgt. Frank J. Gasper, 25, of Merced, California

Gasper died May 25, 2008 in Najaf, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his vehicle encountered an improvised explosive device.

He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group, Fort Carson, Colorado.


Army 1st Lt. Kevin J. Gaspers, 26, of Hastings, Nebraska

Gaspers died April 23, 2007 in As Sadah, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his location.

He was assigned to the 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.


Army Staff Sgt. Sean M. Gaul, 29, of Reno, Nevada

Gaul died January 9, 2008 in Sinsil, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated during combat operations.

He was assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, 1st Armored Division, Vilseck, Germany.


Army Pfc. Anthony A. Gaunky, 19, of Sparta, Wisconsin

Gaunky died at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, on November 18, 2005 from injuries sustained in Bayji, Iraq, on November 17, 2005 when his HMMWV was involved in a vehicle accident during convoy operations.

He was assigned to the 3rd Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky.


Army Sgt. Jay Ryan Gauthreaux, 26, of Thibodaux, Louisiana

Gauthreaux died December 4, 2006 in Balad, Iraq, of injuries suffered in Baqubah, Iraq, when in improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle while on patrol.

He was assigned to the 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.


Army Pfc. Aaron D. Gautier, 19, of Hampton, Virginia

Gautier died May 17, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his mounted patrol came in contact with enemy forces using small arms fire and an improvised explosive device.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington.


Army PV2 Bryce E. Gautier, 22, of Cypress, California

Gautier died April 10, 2009 when his military vehicle was struck by a suicide vehicle-borne improvised explosive device in Mosul, Iraq.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 67th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado.


Marine Lance Cpl. Dimitrios Gavriel, 29, of New York, New York

Gavriel died November 19, 2004 as result of enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Army Pvt. Alva L. Gaylord, 25, of Carrollton, Missouri

Gaylord died of injuries sustained in Qasr Ar Riyy, Iraq on May 5, 2006 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his RG-31 Mine Protected Vehicle during a combat clearing operation.

He was assigned to the Army National Guard's 110th Engineer Battalion, Kansas City, Missouri.


Army Spc. Ronald W. Gebur, 23, of Delavan, Illinois

Gebur died of injuries sustained in Baghdad, Iraq, on May 13, 2006 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during combat operations.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.


Army Pfc. George R. Geer, 27, of Cortez, Colorado

Geer died January 17, 2005 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near his position.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Camp Casey, Korea.


Army Spc. Wayne M. Geiger, 23, of Lone Pine, California

Geiger died October 18, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.

He was assigned to 3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.


Marine 2nd Lt. Mark C. Gelina, 33, of Moberly, Missouri

Gelina died November 4, 2006 from a non-hostile incident in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Army Spc. Christopher D. Gelineau, 23 of Portland, Maine

Gelineau died April 20, 2004 in Mosul, Iraq, when his vehicle hit an improvised explosive device.

He was assigned to the Army National Guardís 133rd Engineer Battalion, Gardiner, Maine.


Army Pfc. Aaron M. Genevie, 22, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Genevie died April 16, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds sustained when his vehicle struck an improvised explosive device.

He was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas.


Army Staff Sgt. Lewis J. Gentry, 48, of Detroit, Michigan

Gentry died in Mosul, Iraq, on October 26, 2005 from a noncombat related cause.

He was assigned to the 94th Engineer Battalion, Vilseck, Germany.


Army Major Jason E. George, 38, of Tehachapi, California

George died May 21, 2009 near Baghdad, Iraq of wounds sustained when his unit was attacked by enemy forces using improvise explosive devices while on dismounted patrol.

He was an Army Reservist assigned to the 252nd Combined Arms Battalion, Fayetteville, North Carolina.


Marine Cpl. Orville Gerena, 21, of Virginia Beach, Virginia

Gerena died February 6, 2006 from an improvised explosive device while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Hit, Iraq.

He was assigned to Battalion Landing Team, 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Marine Sgt. Merlin German, 22 of Manhattan, New York

German died April 11, 2008 at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, from wounds he suffered while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq, on February 22, 2005.

He was assigned to the 5th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California, while deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Germanís parent unit was the 2nd Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California He was medically retired September 28, 2007, as a result of his injury.


Army Spc. Clinton R. Gertson, 26, of Houston, Texas

Gertson died February 19, 2005 in Mosul, Iraq, from injuries sustained from enemy forces small arms fire.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, Fort Lewis, Washington.


Marine Cpl. Albert P. Gettings, 27, of New Castle, Pennsylvania

Gettings died January 5, 2006 from wounds received as a result of enemy small-arms fire while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Fallujah, Iraq.

He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Marine Lance Cpl. Cory Ryan Geurin, 18, of Santee, California

Geurin died July 15, 2003 in Babylon, Iraq He was standing post on a palace roof in Babylon when he fell approximately 60 feet.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, Twentynine Palms, California.


Army 1st Lt. David L. Giaimo, 24, of Waukegan, Illinois

Giaimo died August 12, 2005, in Tikrit, Iraq when his HMMWV hit a land mine.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia.


Marine Cpl. Peter J. Giannopoulos, 22, of Inverness, Illinois

Giannopoulos died November 11, 2004 as a result of enemy action in Babil Province, Iraq.

He was assigned to Marine Corps Reserve's 2nd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Chicago, Illinois.


Army Pfc. Devon J. Gibbons, 19, of Port Orchard, Washington

Gibbons died on June 23, 2006 in the Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, of injuries sustained on April 11, 2006 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his Bradley Fighting Vehicle during combat operations in Taji, Iraq.

He was assigned to the 10th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.


Army Spc. Mathew V. Gibbs, 21, of Ambrose, Georgia

Gibbs died on August 3, 2005 in Baghdad, Iraq, when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near his armored personnel carrier.

He was assigned to the Army National Guard's 648th Engineer Battalion, 48th Infantry Brigade, Statesboro, Georgia.


Army Spc. Nicholas R. Gibbs, 25, of Stokesdale, North Carolina

Gibbs died December 6, 2006 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, of injuries suffered when he came in contact with enemy forces using small arms fire while conducting observation and security operations.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 37th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, Giessen, Germany.


Army Sgt. 1st Class Todd C. Gibbs, 37, of Angelina, Texas

Gibbs died December 7, 2004 in Khalidiyah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated while his unit was on a dismounted patrol.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 2d Infantry Division, Camp Greaves, Korea.


Army Sgt. Brennan C. Gibson, 26, of Tualatin, Oregon

Gibson died December 10, 2006 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV.

He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 509th Infantry (Airborne), 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Fort Richardson, Alaska.


Marine Cpl. Christopher A. Gibson, 23, of Simi Valley, California

Gibson died April 18, 2004 due to injuries received from enemy action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, at Twentynine Palms, California.


Army Pfc. Derek A. Gibson, 20, Eustis, Florida

Gibson died April 4, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle during combat operations.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado.


Army Sgt. Kenneth B. Gibson, 25, of Christiansburg, Virginia

Gibson died of wounds suffered August 10, 2008 in Tarmiyah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his position during dismounted operations.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.


Marine Cpl. Timothy M. Gibson, 23, of Hillsborough, New Hampshire

Gibson died January 26, 2005 when the CH-53E helicopter he was in crashed near Ar Rutbah, Iraq.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Hawaii.


Army 2nd Lt. Richard B. Gienau, 29, of Longview, Iowa

Gienau died February 27, 2005 in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, from injuries sustained when an improvised explosive device hit his military vehicle.

He was assigned to the Army National Guard's 224th Engineer Battalion, Burlington, Iowa.


Army 1st Sgt. Alan N. Gifford, 39, of Tallahassee, Florida

Gifford died in Baghdad, Iraq, on September 16, 2005 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his M1A1 Abrams tank during patrol operations.

He was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia.


Marine Pvt. Jonathan L. Gifford, 20, of Macon, Illinois

Gifford was killed in action during operations on the outskirts of An Nasiriyah, Iraq, on March 23, 2003.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Army Spc. Micah S. Gifford, 27, of Redding, California

Gifford died of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his unit while on patrol during combat operations in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 7, 2006.

He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment (Airborne), 4th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Fort Richardson, Alaska.


Army Sgt. Carlos J. Gil, 30, of Orlando, Florida

Gil died February 18, 2005 in Humaniyuh, Iraq from injuries sustained from an improvised explosive device detonation.

He was assigned to the 377th Transportation Company, 181st Transportation Battalion, Mannheim, Germany.


Army Pvt. Kyle C. Gilbert, 20, of Brattleboro, Vermont

Gilbert died August 6, 2003 in Baghdad, Iraq, when an Iraqi vehicle opened fire on his unit.

He was assigned to C Company, 2nd Battalion, 325th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.


Marine Cpl. Richard A. Gilbert, Jr., 26, of Montgomery, Ohio

Gilbert died January 26, 2005 when the CH-53E helicopter he was in crashed near Ar Rutbah, Iraq.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Marine Corps Base Hawaii.


Marine Sgt. Thomas M. Gilbert, 24, of Downers Grove, Illinois

Gilbert died October 25, 2006 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

He was assigned to Marine Forces Reserveís 1st Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Grand Rapids, Michigan.


Air Force Maj. Troy L. Gilbert, 34, of Litchfield Park, Arizona

Gilbert died November 27, 2006 when his F-16C fighter crashed 20 miles northwest of Baghdad, Iraq.

He was assigned to the 309th Fighter Squadron, Luke Air Force Base, Arizona and was previously carried as "Duty Status Whereabouts Unknown," awaiting positive DNA identification of remains from the crash site.


Army Sgt. Kevin "Gilmoe" Allan Gilbertson, 24, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Gilbertson died August 31, 2007 in Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit during combat operations August 29, 2007 in Ramadi, Iraq.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 77th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany.


Army Pvt. Landon S. Giles, 19, of Indiana, Pennsylvania

Giles died February 26, 2005 in Abertha, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated while he was on patrol.

He was assigned to 6th Squadron, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Georgia.


Marine Cpl. Steven P. Gill, 24, of Round Rock, Texas

Gill died July 21, 2005 from an improvised explosive device while conducting combat operations near Zaidon, Iraq.

He was assigned to the Marine Reserveís 4th Reconnaissance Battalion, 4th Marine Division, San Antonio, Texas. During Operation Iraqi Freedom his unit was attached to Regimental Combat Team-8, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward).


Marine Lance Cpl. Chadwick A. Gilliam, 29, of Mayking, Kentucky

Gilliam died January 3, 2009 at a U.S. military base in Kuwait.

He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Army Sgt. Charles C. Gillican III, 35, of Brunswick, Georgia

Gillican died May 14, 2005 at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, from injuries sustained in a military vehicle accident.

He was assigned to the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 118th Field Artillery Regiment, 48th Infantry Brigade, Brunswick, Georgia.


Army Command Sergeant Major Cornell W. Gilmore I, 45, of Baltimore, Maryland

Gilmore died November 7, 2003, in Tikrit, Iraq, when his UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter was shot down.

He was assigned to the Judge Advocate General Office, Headquarters Department of the Army, Pentagon.


Army Spc. Joseph Adam Gilmore, 26, of Webster, Florida

Gilmore died May 19, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.


Army Spc. Richard Gilmore III, 22, of Jasper, Alabama

Gilmore died July 18, 2007 in Adhamiyah, Iraq, 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.


Army Sgt. Terrell W. Gilmore, 38, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Gilmore died March 30, 2008 in Baghdad, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.

He was assigned to the 769th Engineer Battalion of the Louisiana Army National Guard in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


Marine Cpl. Carlos E. Gilorozco, 23, of San Jose, California

Gilorozco died September 10, 2007 while conducting combat operations in Al Anbar province, Iraq.

He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.


Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Ronald A. Ginther, 37, of Auburndale, Florida

Ginther died May 2, 2004, in the Al Anbar Province as a result of hostile fire.

He was assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 14, Jacksonville, Florida.


Army Sgt. Daniel R. Gionet, 23, of Pelham, New Hampshire

Gionet died in Baghdad, Iraq on June 6, 2006 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his M1A2 tank during combat operations.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 66th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.


Army Sgt. Milton A. Gist, Jr., 27, of St Louis, Missouri

Gist died January 30, 2007 in Ramadi, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle during combat operations.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 77th Armor Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany.


Army Pfc. Nathaniel A. Given, 21, of Dickinson, Texas

Given died December 27, 2006 in Baghdad of wounds received from an improvised explosive device that detonated near him while on dismounted patrol.

He was assigned to 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 2d Brigade Combat Team, Fort Drum, New York.


Army Pfc. Jesse A. Givens, 34, of Colorado Springs, Colorado

Givens died May 1, 2003 in Al Habbaniyah, Iraq, he was parked in an M-1 main battle tank along side the bank of the Euphrates River, the riverbank gave way resulting in the tank falling into the river.

He was assigned to 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Carson, Colorado.


Army Spc. Steven R. Givens, 26, of Mobile, Alabama

Givens died May 8, 2005 in Balad, Iraq, from injuries sustained from enemy small arms fire.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3d Brigade, 3d Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Georgia.


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