U.S. Military Deaths in War With Iraq -- 2003

August 8, 2003

Pvt. Matthew D. Bush, 20, of East Alton, Ill., died in Camp Caldwell, Iraq. A fellow soldier tried to wake Bush and noticed he was not breathing.

Pfc. Brandon Ramsey, 21, of Calumet City, Ill., died in Tallil, Iraq, when the vehicle he was in rolled over during a chase of a suspicious vehicle and fatally injured him.

August 7, 2003

Pfc. Duane E. Longstreth, 19, of Tacoma, Wash., died in Baghdad as a result of non-combat related injuries.

August 6, 2003

Staff Sgt. Brian R. Hellerman, 35, of Freeport, Minn., was killed in Baghdad when an Iraqi vehicle opened fire on his unit.

Pvt. Kyle C. Gilbert, 20, of Brattleboro, Vt., was killed in Baghdad when Iraqi vehicle opened fire on his unit.

Sgt. Leonard D. Simmons, 33, of New Bern, N.C., died in Mosul, Iraq, of a non-combat related cause.

Spc. Zeferino E. Colunga, 20, of Bellville, Texas, died on Aug. 6 at Homburg University Hospital in Germany, after being evacuated to the 28th Combat Support Hospital in Iraq on Aug. 4.

August 5, 2003

Staff Sgt. David L. Loyd, 44, of Jackson, Tenn., died in a Kuwait hospital after experiencing severe chest pains.

Spc. Farao K. Letufuga, 20, of Pago Pago, American Samoa, died in Mosul, Iraq, after falling from the top of a building while he was performing guard duty.

August 1, 2003

Spc. Justin W. Hebert, 20, of Arlington, Wash., was killed in Kirkuk, Iraq. Hebert was on patrol when his vehicle was struck by a rocket-propelled grenade.

July 31, 2003

Pvt. Michael J. Deutsch, 21, of Dubuque, Iowa, was killed in Baghdad, Iraq. Deutsch was in a vehicle that was struck by an explosive device.

Spc. James I. Lambert III, 22, of Raleigh, N.C., was killed in Baghdad, Iraq. Lambert was struck by a stray bullet fired during what was believed to be a celebratory event by local nationals.

July 30, 2003

1st Lt. Leif E. Nott, 24, of Cheyenne, Wyo., was killed in Belaruz, Iraq. Nott died of wounds received from hostile fire.

July 28, 2003

Sgt. Nathaniel Hart Jr., 29, of Valdosta, Ga., died of injuries he received when his vehicle went off the road and rolled over in Tillil, Iraq.

Spc. William J. Maher III, 35, of Yardley, Pa., was killed on in Baghdad, Iraq. Maher was in a convoy when he was injured by an improvised explosive device. Maher died of his injuries.

Sgt. Nathaniel Hart Jr., 29, of Valdosta, Ga., died in Tillil, Iraq. Hart died of injuries he received when his vehicle went off the road and rolled over.

July 27, 2003

Sgt. Heath A. McMillin, 29, of Canandaigua, N.Y., was killed when a patrol he was in came under attack from rocket-propelled grenade and small arms fire south of Baghdad, Iraq.

July 26, 2003

Pfc. Jonathan M. Cheatham, 19, of Camden, Ark., was killed when a convoy he was in came under rocket-propelled grenade attack in Baghdad, Iraq.

Sgt. Daniel K. Methvin, 22, of Belton, Texas, was killed in Baghdad, Iraq, when a grenade was thrown from a window of an Iraqi civilian hospital that he was guarding.

Spc. Jonathan P. Barnes, 21, of Anderson, Mo., was killed in Baghdad, Iraq, when a grenade was thrown from a window of an Iraqi civilian hospital that he was guarding.

Pfc. Wilfredo Perez Jr., 24, of Norwalk, Conn., was killed in Baghdad, Iraq, when a grenade was thrown from a window of an Iraqi civilian hospital that he was guarding.

Page
Join the Discussion
You are using an outdated version of Internet Explorer. Please click here to upgrade your browser in order to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
You Might Also Like...