Connecticut
19 Killed - Afghanistan    31 Killed - Iraq    Total: 50
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12/11/04 (I)
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Spec. Robert W. Hoyt
21, Ashford, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when a roadside bomb detonated near his Humvee during convoy operations in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 11, 2004
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 102nd Infantry Regiment, Connecticut Army National Guard
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10/16/04 (I)
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Chief Warrant Officer William I. Brennan
36, Bethlehem, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Non-hostile - Helicopter crash
Killed when his OH-58D Kiowa Warrior attack helicopter apparently collided with another OH-58D helicopter and crashed in Baghdad, Iraq, on October16, 2004
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 25th Aviation REG, 25th Infantry Division
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04/07/04 (I)
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Spec. Tyanna S. Avery-Felder
22, Bridgeport, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Died in Balad, Iraq, on April 7, 2004, of injuries sustained on April 4 whenher convoy vehicle was hit with a roadside bomb in Mosul, Iraq
She was assigned to the 296th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division
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03/20/07 (I)
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Pfc. Stephen K. Richardson
22, Bridgeport, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Baghdad (southern part)
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 1st BN, 28th Infantry Reg, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division
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01/30/05 (I)
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Lance Cpl. John T. Schmidt III
21, Brookfield, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Died on May 11, 2005, of wounds received in an explosion during combat operations against enemy forces in Anbar province, Iraq, on January 30,2005
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force
  Arlington
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07/06/07 (I)
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Petty Officer First Class Jason Dale Lewis
30, Brookfield, Connecticut
U.S. Navy
Baghdad (vicinity of)
Hostile - hostile fire
Died as a result of enemy action while conducting combat operations near Baghdad.
He was assigned to an East Coast-based SEAL team
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06/21/05 (I)
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Spec. Christopher L. Hoskins
21, Danielson, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - hostile fire
One of three soldiers killed when their unit was attacked with small-armsfire during combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq, on June 21, 2005
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 9th INF REG, 2nd Infantry Division
  Arlington
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02/20/07 (I)
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Sergeant Richard L. Ford
40, East Hartford, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Hostile - hostile fire - mortar, small arms fire
Died of wounds suffered during combat operations.
He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 325th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.
  Arlington
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12/15/06 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Joseph E. Phaneuf
38, Eastford, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Mehtar Lam, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Killed when a makeshift bomb exploded near his Humvee during combat operations in Mehtar Lam, Afghanistan.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 102nd Infantry Brigade
  Arlington
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03/23/03 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Phillip A. Jordan
42, Enfield, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed in action near Nasiriya, Iraq, on March 23, 2003
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 2nd Marine REG, 2nd Marine Expeditionary
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08/01/05 (I)
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Sgt. David J. Coullard
32, Glastonbury, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
One of six Marine sniper team members killed by enemy small-arms fire in an ambush outside Haditha, Iraq, on August 1, 2005
He was assigned to the Weapons Company, 3rd Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve
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08/12/03 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Richard S. Eaton Jr.
37, Guilford, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Non-combat - Illness
Died in Ramadi, Iraq, after a fellow soldier tried to wake him and noticed he was not breathing on August 12, 2003
He was assigned to the 323rd Military Intelligence Battalion, Army Reserves
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05/08/05 (I)
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Lance Cpl. Lawrence R. Philippon
22, Hartford, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - Small arms fire
Killed by enemy small-arms fire during combat operations near Qaim, Iraq, on May 8, 2005
He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 2nd Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
  Arlington
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09/03/06 (I)
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Lance Cpl. Philip A. Johnson
19, Hartford, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on September 3, 2006
He was assigned to the 3rd BN 2nd Marine Reg, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
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10/10/07 (I)
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Sgt. Jason M. Lantieri
25, Killingworth, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Iskandariyah - Babil
Non-combat - Accident
Died of injuries suffered during a vehicle accident Oct. 9.
He was assigned to the 725th Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Fort Richardson, Alaska.
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01/29/04 (A)
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Sgt. Benjamin L. Gilman
28, Meriden, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Ghazni (W of)
Non-combat - Ordnance explosion

He was assigned to the 41st Engineer Battalion, 10th Mountain Division
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08/25/06 (I)
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Cpl. Jordan C. Pierson
21, Milford, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed during combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq, on August 25, 2006
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Forces Reserve
  Arlington
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11/13/04 (I)
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Cpl. Kevin J. Dempsey
23, Monroe, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Died due to enemy action in Anbar province, Iraq, on November 13, 2004
He was assigned to the 2nd RECON BN, II Marine Expeditionary Force
  Arlington
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03/29/11 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Frank E. Adamski III
26, Moosup, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Konar province, Afghanistan
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire.
He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky
  Arlington
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09/05/13 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Todd J. Lobraico Jr.
22, New Fairfield, Connecticut
U.S. Air National Guard
Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died from wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire.
He was assigned to the 105th Security Forces Squadron at Stewart Air National Guard Base, N.Y.
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01/17/05 (I)
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Staff Sgt. Thomas E. Vitagliano
33, New Haven, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - Car bomb
Killed when a car bomb device detonated near his position in Ramadi, Iraq, on January 17, 2005
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 503rd INF REG, 2nd Infantry Division
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11/26/06 (I)
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Capt. Jason R. Hamill
31, New Haven, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when a roadside bomb exploded near their vehicle in Baghdad, Iraq, on November 26, 2006
He was assigned to the 3rd BN, 67th Armor Reg, 4th Brigade, 4th Infantry Division
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06/25/07 (I)
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Pfc. Andre Craig Jr.
24, New Haven, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Baghdad (eastern part)
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack

He was assigned to the 2nd BN, 16th Infantry Reg, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division
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04/27/11 (A)
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Maj. Raymond G. Estelle II
40, New Haven, Connecticut
U.S. Air Force
Kabul Airport
Hostile - murder
Died as a result of small arms fire when an Afghan military pilot opened fire during a meeting at Kabul airport.
He was assigned to Headquarters Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va.
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10/30/11 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Ari R. Cullers
28, New London, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Kandahar Province, Afghanistan
Hostile - RPG attack
Died of injuries suffered when an insurgent rocket-propelled grenade exploded near him.
He was assigned to the 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
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05/30/11 (A)
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Spc. Richard C. Emmons III
22, North Granby, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Logar province, Afghanistan
Hostile - RPG attack
Died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with a rocket propelled grenade.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Polk, La.
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07/26/03 (I)
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Spec. Wilfredo Perez Jr.
24, Norwalk, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - Grenade
Killed when a grenade was thrown from a window of the Iraqi civilian hospital he was guarding in Baghdad, Iraq, on July 26, 2003
He was assigned to the H&H Company, 1st BN, 67th Armor, 4th Infantry Division
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02/28/11 (A)
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Spc. David R. Fahey Jr.
23, Norwalk, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Kandahar province, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 504th Military Police Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.
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08/18/04 (I)
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Spec. Jacob D. Martir-Gutierrez
21, Norwich, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - Small arms fire
Killed when his patrol came under small-arms fire in Sadr City, Iraq, on August 18, 2004
He was assigned to Company A, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division
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05/28/07 (I)
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1st Lt. Keith N. Heidtman
24, Norwich, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Muqdadiyah - Diyala
Hostile - helicopter down

He was assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Reg, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division
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04/09/04 (I)
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Sgt. Felix M. Delgreco
22, Simsbury, Connecticut
U.S. Army National Guard
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when a roadside bomb and small-arms fire struck his mounted patrol in Baghdad, Iraq, on April 9, 2004
He was assigned to Company C, 1st Battalion, 102nd Infantry Regiment, Connecticut Army National Guard
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08/22/10 (A)
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Sgt. Steven J. Deluzio
25, South Glastonbury, Connecticut
U.S. Army National Guard
Paktika, Afghanistan,
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with small arms and rocket propelled grenade fire.
He was assigned to the 172nd Infantry, 86th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Jericho, Vt.
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12/12/03 (I)
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Pfc. Jeffrey F. Braun
19, Stafford, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Non-combat - Gunshot wound
Died of a non-hostile gunshot wound in Baghdad, Iraq, on December 12, 2003
He was assigned to Battery B, 2nd BN, 319th AB Field Artillery REG, 82nd AB Division
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01/29/05 (I)
Barbara Heald
60, Stamford, Connecticut
Civilian
Baghdad
Hostile - Mortar attack
Died when the Republic National Palace was hit by a mortar round.
Heald worked for the Project and Contracting Office - Finance.
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08/06/11 (A)
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Special Warfare Operator Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Brian R. Bill
31, Stamford, Connecticut
U.S. Navy
Hostile - Helicopter shot down
Died of wounds suffered when his CH-47 Chinook helicopter crashed.
He was assigned to an East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit.
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05/04/06 (I)
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Cpl. Stephen R. Bixler
20, Suffield, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed during combat operations against enemy forces in Anbar province, Iraq, on May 4, 2006
He was assigned to the 2nd Recon BN, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
  Arlington
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11/23/03 (A)
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Sgt. Maj. Phillip R. Albert
41, Terryville, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Bagram (near)
Hostile - Helicopter crash
Died in a MH-53M helicopter crash on Nov. 23, 2003, in Afghanistan.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.;
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04/01/10 (A)
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Lance Cpl. Tyler O. Griffin
19, Voluntown, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Helmand province
Hostile
Died while conducting combat operations.
He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
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06/28/05 (A)
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Maj. Stephen C. Reich
34, Washington Depot, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Kunar Province
Hostile - helicopter crash (RPG attack)

He was assigned to the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne)
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11/02/03 (I)
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Pfc. Anthony D. D'Agostino
20, Waterbury, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - Helicopter shot down
D'Agostinowas onboard a CH-47 Chinook helicopter when it was shot down by asurface-to-air missile near Falluja, Iraq, on November 2, 2003.
He was assigned to the 313th Signal Company, 16th Signal Battalion
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05/30/08 (I)
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Cpl. Christian S. Cotner
20, Waterbury, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Al Asad - Al Anbar Province
Non-combat
Died from a non-hostile incident in Al Anbar province, Iraq.
He was assigned to Marine Wing Support Squadron 172, Marine Wing Support Group 17, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Okinawa, Japan.
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12/08/09 (A)
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Cpl. Xhacob Latorre
21, Waterbury, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Helmand province
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained when an improvised, explosive device detonated in the Helmand province of Afghanistan on Aug. 10.
He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
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12/29/09 (A)
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Staff Sgt. Ronald J. Spino
45, Waterbury, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Bala Morghab, Afghanistan
Murder - Small arms fire
Died of wounds suffered when he was shot several times by an ANA soldier while unloading supplies.
He was assigned to the 274th Forward Surgical Team, 44th Medical Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.
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03/23/03 (I)
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Cpl. Kemaphoom A. Chanawongse
22, Waterford, Connecticut
U.S. Marine Corps
Hostile - hostile fire
Killed in action during operations on the outskirts of Nasiriya on March 23, 2003
He was assigned to the 2nd Assault Amphibious, 2nd Marine Division
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05/25/10 (A)
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Sgt. Edwin Rivera
28, Waterford, Connecticut
U.S. Army National Guard
National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Md
Hostile - Mortar attack
Died of wounds sustained May 20 when his unit was attacked by enemy forces using indirect fire at Contingency Outpost Xio Haq, Afghanistan.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 102nd Infantry, Norwalk, Conn.
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09/23/10 (I)
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Pfc. Gebrah P. Noonan
26, Watertown, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Fallujah, Iraq
Non-combat
Died of injuries sustained Sept. 23 in a non-combat incident.
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.
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03/12/11 (A)
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Sgt. 1st Class Daehan Park
36, Watertown, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Wardak province, Afghanistan,
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of injuries sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.
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11/27/04 (A)
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Lt. Col. Michael J. McMahon
41, West Hartford, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Bamyan Prov. (near)
Non-Hostile - Aircraft crash

He was assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Infantry Div.
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09/03/06 (I)
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Pfc. Nicholas A. Madaras
19, Wilton, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Hostile - IED attack
Killed when a roadside bomb detonated near his dismounted patrol during combat operations in Baquba, Iraq, on September 3, 2006
He was assigned to the 1st BN, 68th Armor Reg, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division
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06/14/11 (A)
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Pfc. Eric D. Soufrine
20, Woodbridge, Connecticut
U.S. Army
Farah province, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.
He was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.
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Index:
Adamski, Frank E. III Albert, Phillip R. Avery-Felder, Tyanna S. Bill, Brian R. Bixler, Stephen R. Braun, Jeffrey F. Brennan, William I.
Chanawongse, Kemaphoom A. Cotner, Christian S. Coullard, David J. Craig, Andre Jr. Cullers, Ari R. D'Agostino, Anthony D. Delgreco, Felix M.
Deluzio, Steven J. Dempsey, Kevin J. Eaton, Richard S. Jr. Emmons, Richard C. III Estelle, Raymond G. II Fahey, David R. Jr. Ford, Richard L.
Gilman, Benjamin L. Griffin, Tyler O. Hamill, Jason R. Heald, Barbara Heidtman, Keith N. Hoskins, Christopher L. Hoyt, Robert W.
Johnson, Philip A. Jordan, Phillip A. Lantieri, Jason M. Latorre, Xhacob Lewis, Jason Dale Lobraico, Todd J. Jr. Madaras, Nicholas A.
Martir-Gutierrez, Jacob D. McMahon, Michael J. Noonan, Gebrah P. Park, Daehan Perez, Wilfredo Jr. Phaneuf, Joseph E. Philippon, Lawrence R.
Pierson, Jordan C. Reich, Stephen C. Richardson, Stephen K. Rivera, Edwin Schmidt, John T. III Soufrine, Eric D. Spino, Ronald J.
Vitagliano, Thomas E.