Fallen Heroes CNN Newsroom - CNN.com Blogs
We'd planned to tell you about these troops in our second hour Friday; unfortunately, the rundown kept changing, and we weren't able to air the Fallen Heroes segment. Here's the original write-up: These four soldiers from the Fourth Engineer Battalion trained together...https://newsroom.blogs.cnn.com/2009/11/30/fallen-heroes/
Fallen Heroes | Washington State Military Department
LTC Flando Jackson - 6 Aug 2016
* Five members of the California National Guard died while assigned to the 1-185 Armor Battalion, CAARNG. This battalion deployed to Iraq in 2004 as part of the WA-based 81st Brigade Combat Team.
** SPC McCune transferred from the Michigan National Guard in order to deploy with the 81st Brigade.
*** Special Forces officers who served in the initial liberation of Iraq in 2003 and later were killed while serving as a contractor at time of death.
+ MSG Carter was a former member of A/1/19 SFG (A) and was killed as member of Oregon National Guard
++ 1LT Campbell was a former member of the 66th AVN BDE and was killed as member of Alaska National Guard
+++ MAJ Alan Johnson was a long time member of the WAARNG who was later killed as member of 402nd CA BN, USAR
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Fallen Heroes CT Trees of Honor
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Nelson | Fallen Heroes
Died when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle while conducting combat operations in Baghdad, Iraq. Assigned to the 9th Engineering Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Schweinfurt, Germany. PFC Andrew Henning Nelson was born March 31, 1987, in St. Johns, Michigan. He was the first child born to Alan and Tami Nelson. Younger sisters,http://fallenheroesmemorialfoundation.org/soldiers/nelson
Fallen Heroes: 2012
A Tribute to Our Fallen Heroes. May we never forget!
Not for fame or reward, not lured by ambition or goaded by necessity, but in simple obedience to duty. --Inscription at Arlington Cemetary
"Each of these heroes stands in the unbroken line of patriots who have dared to die that freedom might live and grow and increase in its blessings." -- Franklin Delano Roosevelt http://livinglegendteam.blogspot.com/2012/
DVIDS - News - Caisson Platoon honors fallen heroes
On the quiet, narrow streets north of JBSA-Fort Sam Houston, residents regularly see processions of family and friends escorting their loved ones on their journey to the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery.
As processions reach the cemetery gate, military members or Veterans approved for Memorial Guard honors are met by members of the U.S. Army North Caisson Platoon, one of only two active-duty Army caisson units in the world.https://www.dvidshub.net/news/364632/caisson-platoon-honors-fallen-heroes