2018 YTD
10 Afghanistan War Operations    2 Other Operations    11 ISIS Operations    Total: 23
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01/01/18 (A)
Sgt. 1st Class Mihail Golin
34, Fort Lee, New Jersey
U.S. Army
Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died after being engaged by enemy small arms fire while on a dismounted patrol.
He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Carson, Colorado.
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01/08/18 (S)
Spc. Javion Shavonte Sullivan
24, Fort Mill, South Carolina
U.S. Army
Al Anbar Province, Iraq
Non-combat
Died from a non-combat related incident.
He was assigned to the 16th Signal Company, 11th Theater Tactical Signal Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas. The incident is under investigation.
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02/19/18 (S)
Not Available
Sergeant Christina Marie Schoenecker
26, Arlington, Kansas
U.S. Army
Baghdad
Non-combat
Died from a non-combat related incident.
She was assigned to the 89th Sustainment Brigade, Wichita, Kansas.
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03/07/18 (S)
Sergeant 1st Class Maitland Deweever Wilson
38, Brooklyn, New York
U.S. Army
Landstuhl, Germany
Non-combat
Died from a non-combat related incident.
He was assigned to the 831st Transportation Battalion, 595th Transportation Brigade, Manama, Bahrain.
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03/15/18 (S)
Staff Sergeant Dashan J. Briggs
30, Port Jefferson Station, New York
U.S. Air Force
Vestern Iraq.
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Died when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
He was assigned to the 106th Rescue Wing at the Francis S. Gabreski Air National Guard Base, New York.
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03/15/18 (S)
Staff Sergeant Carl P. Enis
31, Tallahassee, Florida
U.S. Air Force
Vestern Iraq.
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Died when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
He was assigned to the 308th Rescue Squadron, Air Force Reserve, at Patrick Air Force Base, Florida.
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03/15/18 (S)
Captain Andreas B. O'Keeffe
37, Center Moriches, New York
U.S. Air Force
Western Iraq.
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Died when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
He was assigned to the 106th Rescue Wing at the Francis S. Gabreski Air National Guard Base, New York.
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03/15/18 (S)
Master Sergeant William R. Posch
36, Indialantic, Florida
U.S. Air Force
Vestern Iraq.
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Died when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
He was assigned to the 308th Rescue Squadron, Air Force Reserve, at Patrick Air Force Base, Florida.
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03/15/18 (S)
Not Available
Master Sergeant Master Sergeant Christopher J. Raguso
39, Commack, New York
U.S. Air Force
Vestern Iraq.
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Died when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
He was assigned to the 106th Rescue Wing at the Francis S. Gabreski Air National Guard Base, New York.
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03/15/18 (S)
Captain Mark K. Weber
29, Colorado Springs, Colorado
U.S. Air Force
Western Iraq.
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Died when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
He was assigned to the 38th Rescue Squadron at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia.
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03/15/18 (S)
Captain Christopher T. Zanetis
37, Long Island City, New York
U.S. Air Force
Vestern Iraq.
Non-hostile - helicopter crash
Died when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.
He was assigned to the 106th Rescue Wing at the Francis S. Gabreski Air National Guard Base, New York.
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03/30/18 (S)
Not Available
Master Sergeant Jonathan J. Dunbar
36, Austin, Texas
U.S. Army
Manbij, Syria
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died as a result of injuries when an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated near his patrol.
He was assigned to Headquarters, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Ft Bragg, North Carolina.
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04/30/18 (A)
Specialist Gabriel D. Conde
22, Loveland, Colorado
U.S. Army
Tagab District, Afghanistan
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died as a result of enemy small arms fire.
He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, U.S. Army Alaska, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska
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05/24/18 (O)
Staff Sgt. Conrad A. Robinson
36, Los Angeles, California
U.S. Army
Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo
Non-combat
Died from a non-combat related incident.
He was assigned to the 155th Medical Detachment, 261st Medical Battalion, 44th Medical Brigade, Fort Bragg, North Carolina
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06/08/18 (O)
Staff Sergeant Alexander W. Conrad
26, Chandler, Arizona
U.S. Army
Somalia
Hostile - Indirect fire
Died of injuries sustained from enemy indirect fire.
He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
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06/17/18 (A)
Not Available
Petty Officer 1st Class Matthew I. Holzemer
24, Kingsville, Tennessee
U.S. Navy
Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti
Non-combat
Died as a result of a non-combat related incident.
He was deployed in support of Special Operations Command Forward - East Africa for U.S. Africa Command.
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07/07/18 (A)
Cpl. Joseph Maciel
20, South Gate, California
U.S. Army
Tarin Kowt District, Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died from wounds sustained during an apparent insider attack.
He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Benning, Georgia. Task Force 1-28 Infantry is currently deployed in support of the 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade.
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07/12/18 (A)
Sgt. 1st Class Christopher Andrew Celiz
32, Summerville, South Carolina
U.S. Army
Zurmat district, Paktiya province., Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained as a result of enemy small arms fire while conducting operations in support of a medical evacuation landing zone.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia.
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07/12/18 (A)
Staff Sgt. James T. Grotjan
26, Waterford, Connecticut
U.S. Air Force
Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died from injuries sustained in a non-combat related incident July 8 at Al Dhafra Air Base, United Arab Emirates.
He was assigned to the 4th Civil Engineer Squadron at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina.
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08/12/18 (A)
Staff Sgt. Reymund Rarogal Transfiguracion
36, Waikoloa, Hawaii
U.S. Army
Helmand Province, Afghanistan
Hostile - hostile fire - IED attack
Died of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near him while he was conducting combat patrol operations
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
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08/20/18 (A)
Chief Warrant Officer 3 Taylor J. Galvin
34, Spokane, Washington
U.S. Army
Baghdad, Iraq
Non-hostile - Helicopter crash
Died as a result of injuries sustained when his helicopter crashed in Sinjar, Ninevah Province, Iraq.
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (SOAR), Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
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09/03/18 (A)
Command Sgt. Maj. Timothy A. Bolyard
42, Thornton,, West Virginia
U.S. Army
Logar Province, Afghanistan
Hostile - Small arms fire
Died of wounds sustained from small arms fire
He was assigned to 3rd Squadron, 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade, Fort Benning, Georgia.
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09/04/18 (A)
Staff Sergeant Diobanjo S. Sanagustin
32, National City, California
U.S. Army
Bagram district, Parwan province, Afghanistan
Non-combat
Died from a non-combat related injury at Bagram Airfield.
He was assigned to 4th Battalion, 9th Infantry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colorado.
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Index:
Bolyard, Timothy A. Briggs, Sergeant Dashan J. Celiz, Christopher Andrew Conde, Gabriel D. Conrad, Alexander W. Dunbar, Jonathan J. Enis, Sergeant Carl P.
Galvin, Taylor J. Golin, Mihail Grotjan, James T. Holzemer, Matthew I. Maciel, Joseph O'Keeffe, Andreas B. Posch, Master Sergeant William R.
Raguso, Master Sergeant Christopher J. Robinson, Conrad A. Sanagustin, Diobanjo S. Schoenecker, Christina Marie Sullivan, Javion Shavonte Transfiguracion, Reymund Rarogal Weber, Mark K.
Wilson, Maitland Deweever Zanetis, Christopher T.