U.S. Military Deaths in War With Iraq -- 2005

Staff Sgt. Russell J. Verdugo, 34, of Phoenix, Ariz., died in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated as he was responding to a report of an improvised explosive device.

Spc. Joshua T. Brazee, 25, of Sand Creek, Mich., died in Al Qaim, Iraq, from non-combat related injuries.

May 22, 2005

Sgt. Benjamin C. Morton, 24, of Wright, Kan., died in Mosul, Iraq, when his dismounted patrol encountered enemy small arms fire.

Sgt. Kenneth J. Schall, 22, of Peoria, Ariz., died in Yusafiyah, Iraq, when the vehicle in which he was riding was involved in an accident.

1st Lt. Aaron N. Seesan, 25, of Ohio and

Spc. Tyler L. Creamean, 21, of Jacksonville, Ark. died in Mosul, Iraq from injuries sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle.

May 20, 2005

Sgt. Brad A. Wentz, 21, of Gladwin, Mich., died on a main supply route in Iraq when his convoy came under attack by enemy forces.

Sgt. Kurt D. Schamberg, 26, of Euclid, Ohio, died in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.

May 19, 2005

Spec. Bernard L. Sembly, 25, of Bossier City, La. and

Sgt. Robin V. Fell, 22, of Shreveport, La. died in Baghdad, Iraq, when they were shot while conducting dismounted combat operations.

Pfc. Wyatt D. Eisenhauer, 26, of Pinckneyville, Ill., died in Mahmudiyah, Iraq, on an escort mission in a vehicle when an improvised explosive device detonated on a bridge.

May 18, 2005

Sgt. Antwan L. Walker, 22, of Tampa, Fla., died in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when his camp was attacked by enemy forces using indirect fire.

May 17, 2005

Pfc. Wesley R. Riggs, 19, of Baytown, Texas died in Tikrit, Iraq, from injuries sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his dismounted position.

May 16, 2005

Sgt Jacob M. Simpson, 24, of Ashland, Oregon died in Tal Afar, Iraq, when a rocket propelled grenade struck the building he was securing.

May 14, 2005

Sgt. Charles C. Gillican, III, 35, of Brunswick, Ga., died at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, from injuries sustained in a military vehicle accident.

May 13, 2005

Pfc. Travis W. Anderson, 28, of Hooper, Colo., died in Bayji, Iraq, when a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated near his convoy.

May 12, 2005

Pfc. Kenneth E. Zeigler II, 22, of Dillsburg, Penn., died in Baghdad, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his military vehicle.

Sgt. Andrew R. Jodon, 27, of Karthaus, Penn., died in Samarra, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his military vehicle.

May 11, 2005

Staff Sgt. Kendall H. Ivy II, 28, of Crawford, Ohio, was killed from an explosion while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Karabilah, Iraq.

Staff Sgt. Samuel T. Castle, 26, of Naples, Texas, died in Al Asad, Iraq, from injuries sustained from an improvised explosive device detonation.

Pfc. Christopher R. Dixon, 18, of Columbus, Ohio and

Lance Cpl. Nicholas B. Erdy, 21, of Williamsburg, Ohio and

Lance Cpl. Jonathan W. Grant, 23, of Santa Fe, N.M.and

Lance Cpl. Jourdan L. Grez, 24, of Harrisonburg, Va. died when their amphibious assault vehicle struck an explosive device while conducting combat operations against enemy forces in Karabilah, Iraq.

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