Born on Oct. 7, 1956 in the USA
Died on Dec. 21, 2004 in Iraq
Staff Sgt. Julian S. Melo was killed in Iraq while serving with the 1st Brigade Stryker Combat Team. He served 12 years in the U.S. Army. He was a devoted husband, loving father and brother. He was a born leader, a [.
Friday, June 4, 2010 3:25 AMBy Herobracelets
Cpl. Matthew C. Henderson of Nebraska, was assigned to 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division from Camp Pendleton, California. He was a graduate of Palmyra High School, attended and played football for Nebraska Wesleyan University before joining the Marine Corps in 2000. He was 25 when he was killed on May 26, 2004. [.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 2:06 PMBy Herobracelets
Birth: November 11, 1989
Died: February 10, 2010 – Baghdad, Iraq
PFC Alvarez was assigned to the 504th Military Police Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. She was found dead of a gunshot wound – under investigation. Adriana always had dreams of becoming a police officer so after she graduated in 2008 from [.
Sunday, May 30, 2010 6:35 PMBy Herobracelets
Born: May 25, 1960 in Brooklyn, New York
Died: June 24, 2008 in Baghdad, Iraq
Maj. Dwayne M. Kelley of South Orange, New Jersey graduated from John F. Kennedy High School and went on to earn his Bachelors’ Degree in Business Administration from Rutgers University. While at Rutgers, he participated in the ROTC program, earning a [.
Thursday, May 27, 2010 8:35 AMBy Herobracelets
Died: May 20, 2010 in Kirkuk, Iraq
Spc. Stanley J. Sokolowski, III of Ocean, New Jersey died at age 26 in Kirkuk, Iraq, in a non-combat related incident.
Special Troops Battalion
1st Armored Division
Fort Bliss, Texas
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Monday, May 24, 2010 4:29 PMBy Herobracelets
Born: August 31, 1984 in Beaver, Pennsylvania
Died: April 16, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq
Spc. Aaron M. Genevie of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania attended Hopewell High School and was a 2003 graduate of McConnellsburg High School that included a close-knit 66 students graduating that year. He worked in the shipping department of TB Wood’s Inc., a Chambersburg transmission [.
Sunday, May 23, 2010 3:09 AMBy Herobracelets
Born: November 4, 1982 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Died: August 31, 2007 in Landstuhl, Germany
Sgt. Kevin A. Gilbertson of Cedar Rapids, Iowa was a graduate of Cedar Rapids Jefferson High School and was known as an upbeat, rabble-rousing, ball of fire nicknamed Gilmoe. He joined the Army right out of high school in hopes of [.
Thursday, May 20, 2010 3:16 PMBy Herobracelets
Born on June 16, 1979 in Erie, PA
Died on May 21, 2004 in Al Iskandariyah, Iraq
Jeremy R. Horton was passionate about everything, nothing half way. There was never a gray area with him. While a student at Strong Vincent High School, he played both the saxophone and drums. And he met the love of [.
Monday, May 17, 2010 2:47 PMBy Herobracelets
Born: October 30, 1953 in Penuelas, Puerto Rico
Died: October 26, 2005 in Rustamiyah, Iraq
Sgt. 1st Class Ramon A. AcevedoAponte of Watertown, New York was the eighth one of ten sons. He was a father who was loved his children. He was a champion of chess and had studied engineering in the University Enclosure of [.
Saturday, May 15, 2010 6:37 PMBy Herobracelets
Died: May 3, 2010 in Mosul, Iraq
Staff Sgt Esau S. Gonzales of Panhandle, Texas graduated from Panhandle High School in 1998 where he was voted Most Talented, Class Favorite, and Most Friendly. Esau was currently serving his third tour of duty in Iraq, two tours with the Army, and one tour with the Navy. [.
Saturday, May 8, 2010 2:08 PMBy Herobracelets