U.S. Military Deaths in War With Iraq

The following are the U.S. personnel who have been killed in Operation Iraqi Freedom from March to May 2003. All dates reflect when the incidents occurred local time. On May 1, 2003, President Bush declared an end to major combat in Iraq.

• Spc. Zachariah W. Long, 20, of Milton, Pa., killed when the vehicle in which he was traveling from Mosul to Tikrit, Iraq, swerved off the road to avoid a civilian vehicle and turned over, May 30.

• Spc. Michael T. Gleason, 25, of Warren, Pa., killed when the vehicle in which he was traveling in from Mosul to Tikrit, Iraq, swerved off the road to avoid a civilian vehicle and turned over, May 30.

• Spc. Kyle A. Griffin, 20, of Emerson, N.J., killed when the vehicle in which he was traveling from Mosul to Tikrit, Iraq, swerved off the road to avoid a civilian vehicle and turned over, May 30.

• Spc. Jose A. Perez III, 22, of San Diego, Texas, killed in Taji, Iraq when his convoy was ambushed, May 28.

• Staff Sgt. Kenneth R. Bradley, 39, of Utica, Miss., died in Baqubah, Iraq, May 28. Bradley's death was noncombat-related.

• Sgt. Thomas F. Broomhead, 34, of Cannon City, Colo., killed in Fallujah, Iraq, when a vehicle pulled up and assailants fired on him at a checkpoint, May 27.

• Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn, 37, of Tampa, Fla., killed in Fallujah, Iraq, when a vehicle pulled up to the checkpoint he was guarding and assailants fired on him, May 27.

• Sgt. Keman L. Mitchell, 24, of Hilliard, Fla., killed in Kirkuk, Iraq, when he jumped into a 7-foot-deep body of water and failed to resurface, May 26. Members of his squad retrieved him but medical crews could not revive him.

• Pfc. Jeremiah D. Smith, 25, of Odessa, Mo., killed in Baghdad, Iraq, when his vehicle hit unexploded ordnance, May 26.

• Staff Sgt. Brett J. Petriken, 30, of Michigan, killed in As Samawah, Iraq, when a heavy equipment transporter struck his vehicle, May 26.

• Pvt. Kenneth A. Nalley, 19, of Hamburg, Iowa, killed in As Samawah, Iraq, when a heavy equipment transporter struck his vehicle, May 26.

• Maj. Mathew E. Schram, 36, of Wisconsin, killed in Hadithah, Iraq, when the military convoy he was traveling with on a resupply mission encountered enemy fire, May 26.

• Pvt. David Evans, Jr., 18, of Buffalo, N.Y., killed in Ad Diwaniyah, Iraq, in an explosion at a facility which contained Iraqi ammunition, May 25.

May 19

• Capt. Andrew David LaMont, 31, of Eureka, Calif., killed in a CH-46 Sea-Knight helicopter that went down shortly after take-off in the Shatt Al Hillah Canal, Iraq, May 19.

• Lance Cpl. Jason William Moore, 21, of San Marcos, Calif., killed in a CH-46 Sea-Knight helicopter that went down shortly after take-off in the Shatt Al Hillah Canal, Iraq, May 19.

• 1st Lt. Timothy Louis Ryan, 30, of Aurora, Ill., killed in a CH-46 Sea-Knight helicopter that went down shortly after take-off in the Shatt Al Hillah Canal, Iraq, May 19.

• Staff Sgt. Aaron Dean White, 27, of Shawnee, Okla., killed in a CH-46 Sea-Knight helicopter that went down shortly after take-off in the Shatt Al Hillah Canal, Iraq, May 19.

• Spc. Nathaniel A. Caldwell, 27, of Omaha, Neb., was killed in Baghdad, Iraq, when his vehicle rolled over as he was responding to a civilian call, May 19.

• Lt. Col. Dominic R. Baragona, 42, of Ohio, killed in Iraq when a tractor-trailer jackknifed on the road and collided with Baragona's vehicle, May 19.

• Sgt. Kirk Allen Straseskie, 23, of Beaver Dam, Wis., drowned in a canal near Al Hillah, Iraq, when he attempted to rescue the crewmembers of a Marine CH-46 helicopter that went down, May 19.

• Spc. Rasheed Sahib, 22, of Brooklyn, N.Y., killed in Balad, Iraq, when a fellow soldier's weapon discharged while they were cleaning their weapons, striking Sahib in the chest, May 18.

• Cpl. Douglas Jose Marencoreyes, 28, of Chino, Calif., killed in Iraq when the transport truck he was riding in rolled over, May 18.

• Master Sgt. William L. Payne, 46, of Michigan, killed in Haswah, Iraq, when an unexploded ordnance he was examining exploded, May 16.

• Spc. David T. Nutt, 22, of Blackshear, Ga., killed in Mosul, Iraq, when an Iraqi civilian vehicle cut his loaded 5-ton truck off on the road, causing Nutt to swerve and overturn his vehicle, May 14.

• Lance Cpl. Nicholas Brian Kleiboeker, 19, of Irvington, Ill., killed near Al Hillah, Iraq, when the munitions bunker he was working in caught fire and exploded, May 13.

• Staff Sgt. Patrick Lee Griffin Jr., 31, of Elgin, S.C., killed in action near Diwaniyah, Iraq, when his convoy was ambushed enroute to Baghdad, May 13.

• Lance Cpl. Jakub Henryk Kowalik, 21, of Schaumburg, Ill., killed in action near Diwaniyah, Iraq, when his convoy was ambushed enroute to Baghdad, May 13.

• Pfc. Jose Franci Gonzalez Rodriguez, 19, of Norwalk, Calif., killed in Iraq when an unexploded ordnance detonated, May 12.

• Lance Cpl. Matthew R. Smith, 20, of Anderson, Ind., killed in a vehicle accident in Kuwait when the vehicle he was driving struck a parked trailer.

• Lance Cpl. Cedric E. Bruns, 22, of Vancouver, Wash., killed when the truck he was driving was struck by a logistics vehicle system, May 9.

• Chief Warrant Officer Brian K. Van Dusen, 39, of Columbus, Ohio, killed near Samarrah, Iraq, while onboard an UH-60 air medical helicopter that crashed in the Tigris River, May 9.

• Chief Warrant Officer Hans N. Gukeisen, 31, of Lead, S.D., killed near Samarrah, Iraq, while onboard an UH-60 air medical helicopter that crashed in the Tigris River, May 9.

• Cpl. Richard P. Carl, 26, of King Hill, Idaho, killed near Samarrah, Iraq, while onboard an UH-60 air medical helicopter that crashed in the Tigris River, May 9.

• Pfc. Marlin T. Rockhold, 23, of Hamilton, Ohio, killed in Iraq while directing traffic when he was struck by a sniper's bullet, May 8.

• Pvt. Jason L. Deibler, 20, of Coeburn, Va., killed in Kuwait by a noncombat weapon discharge, May 4.

• Sgt. Sean C. Reynolds, 25, of East Lansing, Mich., killed in Iraq. He was climbing a ladder when he fell, causing his M4 rifle to accidentally discharge, May 3.

• Pfc. Jesse A. Givens, 34, of Springfield, Mo., killed in Al Habbaniyah, Iraq, while parked in an M-1 main battle tank alongside the bank of the Euphrates River, May 1. The riverbank gave way resulting in the tank falling into the river.

• Army Sgt. Joe J. Garza, 43, of Robstown, Texas, killed in a vehicle accident in Baghdad, Iraq, April 28.

• Army Spc. Narson B. Sullivan, 21, of North Brunswick, N.J., killed by a noncombat weapon discharge in Iraq, April 25.

• Army 1st Lt. Osbaldo Orozco, 26, of Delano, Calif., died when his vehicle rolled over while traveling through rough terrain in Iraq, April 25.

• Army Sgt. Troy David Jenkins, 25, of Ridgecrest, Calif., died at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, from wounds received in action in Iraq, April 24.

• Marine Chief Warrant Officer Andrew Todd Arnold, 30, of Spring, Texas, killed when a rocket-propelled grenade launcher malfunctioned on a firing range near the city of Al Kut, Iraq, April 22.

• Marine Chief Warrant Officer Robert William Channell Jr., 36, of Tuscaloosa, Ala., killed when a rocket-propelled grenade launcher malfunctioned on a firing range near the city of Al Kut, Iraq, April 22.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Alan Dinh Lam, 19, of Snow Camp, N.C., killed when a rocket-propelled grenade launcher malfunctioned on a firing range near the city of Al Kut, Iraq, April 22.

• Army Spc. Roy Russell Buckley, 24, of Portage, Ind., killed in a vehicle accident while traveling in a convoy in Iraq, April 22.

• Army Cpl. John T. Rivero, 23, of Gainesville, Fla., killed when a Humvee turned over in western Iraq, April 17.

• Marine Cpl. Jason David Mileo, 20, of Centreville, Md., shot and killed after being mistaken for an enemy soldier in the vicinity of Baghdad, April 14.

• Army Spc. Thomas A. Foley III, 23, of Dresden, Tenn., killed by a grenade explosion inside his vehicle in Iraq, April 14.

• Army Pfc. John E. Brown, 21, of Troy, Ala., killed by a grenade explosion inside his vehicle in Iraq, April 14.

• Army Pfc. Joseph P. Mayek, 20, of Rock Springs, Wyo., died after being struck by an armor-piercing round discharged from a U.S. M2 Bradley fighting vehicle, April 14.

• Marine Cpl. Armando Ariel Gonzalez, 25, of Hileah, Fla., killed when a commercial refueler truck collapsed while he was working underneath it at Logistics Supply Area Viper in southern Iraq, April 14.

• Army Spc. Richard A. Goward, 32, of Midland, Mich., killed in a vehicle accident in Iraq, April 14.

• Army Spc. Gil Mercado, 25, of Paterson, N.J., killed by a noncombat weapon discharge in Iraq, April 13.

• Marine Lance Cpl. David Edward Owens Jr., 20, of Winchester, Va., died of wounds received in action in central Iraq, April 12.

• Marine Cpl. Jesus Gonzalez, 22, of Indio, Calif., was killed in action on April 12 after one of two men posing as landscape workers approached and shot him as he guarded a medical checkpoint in Baghdad.

•Marine Staff Sgt. Riayan Tejeda, 26, of New York, N.Y., was killed on April 11 in northeast Baghdad.

• Marine Sgt. Brendon C. Reiss, 23, of Casper, Wyo., killed in action near Nasiriyah, April 10.

• Marine Gunnery Sgt. Jeffrey Bohr, Jr., 39, of Ossian, Iowa, was killed in action on April 10 in northern Baghdad.

• Army Staff Sgt. Terry W. Hemingway, 39, of Willingboro, N.J., killed when a car exploded next to the Bradley fighting vehicle he was traveling in, April 10.

• Army Sgt. 1st Class John W. Marshall, 50, of Los Angeles, killed by an enemy rocket-propelled grenade in a Baghdad ambush, April 8.

• Marine Pfc. Juan Guadalupe Garza Jr., 20, Temperance, Mich., killed in action in central Iraq, April 8.

• Army Cpl. Henry L. Brown, 22, Natchez, Miss., died of wounds received from an enemy rocket attack south of Baghdad on April 7.

• Army Staff Sgt. Robert A. Stever, 36, Pendleton, Ore., killed in action in Iraq, April 8.

• Army Pfc. Jason M. Meyer, 23, Swartz Creek, Mich., killed in action in Iraq, April 8.

• Air Force Staff Sgt. Scott D. Sather, 29, Clio, Mich., killed in action in Iraq, April 8.

• Air Force Maj. William Watkins, 37, Danville, Va., killed while serving as the weapons systems officer of an F-15E fighter aircraft that went down during a combat mission in Iraq, April 7.

• Air Force Capt. Eric B. Das, 30, Amarillo, Texas, killed while piloting an F-15E fighter aircraft that went down during a combat mission in Iraq, April 7.

• Army Staff Sgt. Lincoln D. Hollinsaid, 27, Malden, Ill., killed in action in Iraq, April 7.

• Army 2nd Lt. Jeffrey J. Kaylor, 24, Clifton, Va., killed in action in Iraq, April 7.

• Army Pfc. Anthony S. Miller, 19, San Antonio, Texas, killed in action in Iraq, April 7.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Andrew Julian Aviles, 18, Palm Beach, Fla., killed in action in central Iraq, April 7 when an enemy artillery round struck the amphibious assault vehicle he was riding in.

• Marine Cpl. Jesus Martin Antonio Medellin, 21, Fort Worth, Texas, killed in action in central Iraq, April 7 when an enemy artillery round struck the amphibious assault vehicle he was riding in.

• Army Spc. George A. Mitchell, 35, Rawlings, Md., died of wounds received from an enemy rocket attack south of Baghdad on April 7.

• Army Pfc. Gregory P. Huxley, Jr., 19, Forestport, N.Y., killed in action in Iraq, April 6.

• Army Spc. Pvt. Kelley S. Prewitt, 24, Alabama, killed in action in Iraq, April 6.

• Army Staff Sgt. Stevon A. Booker, 34, Apollo, Pa., killed in action in Baghdad, April 5.

• Marine 1st Sgt. Edward Smith, 38, Chicago, Ill., died April 5 as a result of injuries received in action in central Iraq.

• Army Spc. Larry K. Brown, 22, Jackson, Miss., killed in action in Iraq, April 5.

• Army Sgt. 1st Class Paul R. Smith, 33, Tampa, Fla., killed in action in Iraq, April 4.

• Army Pfc. Wilfred D. Bellard, 20, Lake Charles, La., killed in a vehicle accident in Iraq, April 4.

• Army Spc. Daniel Francis J. Cunningham, 33, Lewiston, Maine, killed in a vehicle accident in Iraq, April 4.

• Army Pvt. Devon D. Jones, 19, San Diego, Calif., killed in a vehicle accident in Iraq, April 4.

• Marine Capt. Benjamin W. Sammis, 29, Rehobeth, Mass., killed in helicopter crash near Ali Azizyal, Iraq, April 4.

• Marine Capt. Travis Ford, 30, Ogallala, Neb., killed in a helicopter crash during combat operations near Ali Aziziyal, April 4.

• Army Capt. Tristan N. Aitken, 31, State College, Pa., killed in action, April 4.

• Marine Cpl. Bernard G. Gooden, 22, of Mount Vernon, N.Y., killed in action, April 4.

• Marine 1st Lt. Brian M. McPhillips, 25, of Pembroke, Mass., killed in action, April 4.

• Marine Sgt. Duane R. Rios, 25, of Hammond, Ind., killed in action, April 4.

• Army Staff Sgt. Wilbert Davis, 40, Alaska, killed in a nonhostile vehicle accident in Iraq, April 3.

• Army Spc. Donald Samuel Oaks Jr., 20, Harborcreek, Pa., killed in combat in Iraq, April 3.

• Army Sgt. 1st Class Randy Rehn, 36, Lawton, Okla., killed in combat in Iraq, April 3.

• Army Sgt. Todd J. Robbins, 33, Pentwater, Mich., killed in combat in Iraq, April 3.

• Army Staff Sgt. Nino D. Livaudais, 23, Utah, killed in a suicide bombing northwest of Baghdad, April 3.

• Army Spc. Ryan P. Long, 21, Seaford, Del., killed in a suicide bombing northwest of Baghdad, April 3.

• Army Capt. Russell B. Rippetoe, 27, Colorado, killed in a suicide bombing northwest of Baghdad, April 3.

• Marine Pfc. Chad Bales Metcalf, 20, Coahoma, Texas, vehicle accident, April 3.

• Marine Cpl. Mark Evnin, 21, South Burlington, Vt., killed by gunshot wound to abdomen, April 3.

• Marine Cpl. Erik Silva, 22, Chula Vista, Calif., killed in action in Iraq, April 3.

• Army Capt. Edward J. Korn, 31, Savannah, Ga., killed while checking the damage of an Iraqi tank, central Iraq.

• Navy Lt. Nathan White, 30, Mesa, Ariz., killed in action flying a Navy F/A-18 attack jet over Iraq, April 2.

• Marine Pfc. Christian D. Gurtner, 19, Ohio City, Ohio, killed in a noncombat weapons discharge in southern Iraq, April 2.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Brian E. Anderson, 26, Durham, N.C., killed in a nonhostile accident west of Nasiriyah, Iraq, April 2.

• Army Master Sgt. George A. Fernandez, 36, El Paso, Texas, killed in combat in northern Iraq, April 2.

• Army Chief Warrant Officer 3rd Class Eric Smith, 42, Rochester, N.Y., killed flying a Black Hawk helicopter into combat near Karbala, Iraq, April 2.

• Army Chief Warrant Officer 4th Class Erik A. Halvorsen, 40, Bennington, Vt., killed flying a Black Hawk helicopter into combat near Karbala, Iraq, April 2.

• Army Spc. Matthew Boule, 22, Dracut, Mass., crew chief aboard a Black Hawk helicopter that crashed near Karbala, Iraq, April 2.

• Army Chief Warrant Officer 2nd Class Scott Jamar, 32, Sweetwater, Texas, killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash near Karbala, Iraq, April 2.

• Army Capt. James Adamouski, 29, Springfield, Va., killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash near Karbala, Iraq, April 2.

• Army Sgt Michael Pederson, 26, Flint, Mich., killed in a Black Hawk helicopter crash near Karbala, Iraq, April 2.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Joseph B. Maglione, 22, Lansdale, Pa., noncombat weapon discharge at Camp Coyote, Kuwait, April 1.

• Army Sgt. Jacob L. Butler, 24, Wellsville, Kan., killed when a rocket-propelled grenade hit his vehicle near Assamawah, Iraq, April 1.

• Army Spc. Brandon Rowe, 20, Roscoe, Ill., killed in combat by enemy artillery fire in Ayyub, Iraq, March 31.

• Marine Sgt. Brian McGinnis, 23, George, Del., killed when a Marine UH-1N Huey helicopter crashed in southern Iraq, March 30.

• Marine Sgt. Michael V. Lalush, 23, Troutville, Va., killed when a Marine UH-1N Huey helicopter crashed in southern Iraq, March 30.

• Marine Capt. Aaron J. Contreras, 31, Sherwood, Ore., killed when a Marine UH-1N Huey helicopter crashed in southern Iraq, March 30.

• Marine Staff Sgt. James W. Cawley, 41, Salt Lake City, Utah, killed in action in Iraq, March 29.

• Army Pfc. Michael Russell Creighton Weldon, 20, Conyers. Ga., killed in car bombing in Iraq, March 29.

• Army Spc. Michael Edward Curtin, 23, South Plains, N.J., killed in car bombing in Iraq, March 29.

• Army Pfc. Diego Fernando Rincon, 19, Conyers, Ga., killed in car bombing in Iraq, March 29.

• Army Sgt. Eugene Williams, 24, Highland, N.Y., killed in car bombing in Iraq, March 29.

• Marine Lance Cpl. William W. White, 24, Brooklyn, N.Y., killed in nonhostile vehicle accident in Iraq, March 29.

• Marine Sgt. Fernando Padilla-Ramirez, 26, San Luis, Ariz., killed in action in the vicinity of Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 28.

• Army Sgt. Roderic A. Solomon, 32, Fayetteville, N.C., nonhostile vehicle accident in Iraq, March 28.

• Marine Gunnery Sgt. Joseph Menusa, 33, Tracy, Calif., killed in combat in Iraq, March 27.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Jesus A. Suarez Del Solar, 20, Escondido, Calif., killed in action in Iraq, March 27.

• Marine Cpl. Robert M. Rodriguez, 21, Queens, N.Y., killed when tank fell into the Euphrates River in southern Iraq, March 27.

• Army Spc. William A. Jeffries, 39, Evansville, Ill., died from a sudden illness after being evacuated from Kuwait, March 26.

• Marine Maj. Kevin G. Nave, 36, Union Lake, Mich., vehicle accident in Iraq, March 26.

• Marine Staff Sgt. Donald C. May Jr., 31, Richmond, Va., killed while his unit was conducting convoy operations in the vicinity of the Euphrates River, March 25.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Patrick T. O'Day, 20, Sonoma, Calif., killed while his unit was conducting convoy operations in the vicinity of the Euphrates River, March 25.

• Marine Pfc. Francisco A. Martinez Flores, 21, Los Angeles, killed while his unit was conducting convoy operations in the vicinity of the Euphrates River, March 25.

• Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Michael Vann Johnson Jr., 25, Little Rock, Ark., killed in action in Iraq, March 25.

• Air Force Maj. Gregory Stone, 40, Boise, Idaho, died of injuries incurred in a March 23 grenade attack blamed on a U.S. soldier in Kuwait, March 25.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Thomas A. Blair, 24, Broken Arrow, Okla., last involved in operations near Nasiriyah, Iraq, on March 24. Remains recovered March 28.

• Army Spc. Gregory P. Sanders, 19, Hobart, Ind., killed in action by sniper in Iraq, March 24.

• Marine Cpl. Evan James, 20, La Harpe, Ill., drowned in canal in Iraq, March 24.

• Marine Sgt. Bradley S. Korthaus, 28, Scott, Iowa, drowned in canal in Iraq, March 24. Remains recovered March 25.

• Army Sgt. Edward J. Anguiano, 24, Brownsville, Texas, killed in action when his convoy was ambushed in Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Cpl. Kemaphoom A. Chanawongse, 22, Waterford, Conn., killed in action during operations on the outskirts of Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Pvt. Jonathan L. Gifford, 20, Macon, Ill., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Pfc. Tamario D. Burkett, 21, Buffalo, N.Y., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Donald J. Cline, Jr., 21, Sparks, Nev., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Pvt. Nolen R. Hutchings, 19, Boiling Springs, S.C., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Michael J. Williams, 31, Yuma, Ariz., last involved in operations near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered March 28.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Patrick R. Nixon, 21, St. Louis, Mo., killed near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered March 30.

• Army Spc. Jamaal R. Addison, 22, Roswell, Ga., killed in an Iraqi ambush in the vicinity of Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Army Pfc. Howard Johnson II, 21, Mobile, Ala., killed in an Iraqi ambush in the vicinity of Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Brian Rory Buesing, 20, Cedar Key, Fla., killed in action in the vicinity of Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Cpl. Randal Kent Rosacker, 21, San Diego, Calif., killed in action in the vicinity of Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Sgt. Michael E. Bitz, 31, Ventura, Calif., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Lance Cpl. David K. Fribley, 26, Fort Myers, Fla., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Cpl. Jose A. Garibay, 21, Costa Mesa, Calif., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Cpl. Jorge A. Gonzalez, 20, Los Angeles, killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Staff Sgt. Phillip A. Jordan, 42, Enfield, Conn., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine 2nd Lt. Frederick E. Pokorney Jr., 31, Tonopah, Nev., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Thomas J. Slocum, 22, Thornton, Colo., killed in action near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23.

• Army Master Sgt. Robert J. Dowdy, 38, Cleveland, Ohio, disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered April 1.

• Army Pvt. Ruben Estrella Soto, 18, El Paso, Texas, disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered April 1.

• Army Spc. James M. Kiehl, 22, Comfort, Texas, disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered April 1.

• Army Chief Warrant Officer Johnny Villareal Mata, 35, El Paso, Texas, disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Body found April 1.

• Army Pfc. Lori Piestewa, 22, Tuba City, Ariz., disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered April 1.

• Army Pvt. Brandon U. Sloan, 19, Bedford Heights, Ohio, disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered April 1.

• Army Sgt. Donald Walters, 33, Portland Ore., disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. His remains were recovered April 1. Investigators learned he was killed by his captors.

• Army Sgt. George Edward Buggs, 31, Barnwell, S.C., disappeared near Nasiriyah, Iraq, March 23. Remains recovered April 1.

• Marine Sgt. Brendon C. Reiss, 23, of Casper, Wyo., killed in action on outskirts of Nasiriyah, Iraq on March 23. Remains identified April 11.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Eric J. Orlowski, 26, Buffalo, N.Y., accidental discharge of machine gun, March 22.

• Army Spc. Brandon S. Tobler, 19, Portland, Ore., nonhostile vehicle accident in Iraq, March 22.

• Navy Lt. Thomas Mullin Adams, 27, La Mesa, Calif., collision of two British helicopters over the Persian Gulf, March 22.

• Army Capt. Christopher Scott Seifert, 27, Easton, Pa., grenade attack, March 22. U.S. soldier suspected in attack.

• Marine Lance Cpl. Jose Gutierrez, 22, Los Angeles, ground combat in Iraq, March 21.

• Marine 2nd Lt. Therrel S. Childers, 30, Harrison County, Miss., ground combat in Iraq, March 21. The first American to die in combat.

• Marine Capt. Ryan Anthony Beaupre, 30, St. Anne, Ill., helicopter crash in Kuwait, March 21.

• Marine Maj. Jay Thomas Aubin, 36, Waterville, Maine, helicopter crash in Kuwait, March 21, helicopter crash in Kuwait, March 21.

• Marine Cpl. Brian Matthew Kennedy, 25, Houston, helicopter crash in Kuwait, March 21.

• Marine Staff Sgt. Kendall Damon Waters-Bey, 29, Baltimore, helicopter crash in Kuwait, March 21.

• Marine Sgt. Nicolas M. Hodson, 22, Smithville, Mo., vehicle accident in Iraq, date uncertain.

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