Military


U.S. Casualties in Operation Iraqi Freedom
August 2008

Monthly Summaries References
22 Total Casualties
# Service Member Age Date Unit Details
1 Spc. Kevin R. Dickson 21 02 Aug 2008 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Group Support Bn, Group Service Support Co. DoD Release: Died Aug. 2 in Balad, Iraq, of injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident
2 Pfc. Jennifer L. Cole 34 02 Aug 2008 426th Support Bn, 1st BCT, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) DoD Release: Died Aug. 2 in Bayji, Iraq, of injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident
3 Sgt. Brian K. Miller 37 02 Aug 2008 1st Bn, 293rd Infantry Regiment, 76th BCT, Indiana Army National Guard DoD Release: Died Aug. 2 in Abd Allah, Iraq, of injuries suffered in a vehicle accident
4 Spc. Ronald A. Schmidt 18 03 Aug 2008 1st Bn, 161st Field Artillery DoD Release: Died Aug. 3 in Balad, Iraq, of injuries sustained in a vehicle accident in Ashraf, Iraq, on Aug. 2
5 Pvt. Timothy J. Hutton 21 04 Aug 2008 54th Engineer Bn, 18th Engineer Brigade DoD Release: Died Aug. 4 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident
6 Sgt. Gary M. Henry 34 04 Aug 2008 38th Military Police Company, 38th Infantry Division, Indiana Army National Guard DoD Release: Died Aug. 4 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when debris from an IED detonation on an overpass fell onto their vehicle
7 Spc. Jonathan D. Menke 22 04 Aug 2008 38th Military Police Company, 38th Infantry Division, Indiana Army National Guard DoD Release: Died Aug. 4 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when debris from an IED detonation on an overpass fell onto their vehicle
8 Cpl. Adam T. McKiski 21 07 Aug 2008 1st Maintenance Bn, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I MEF, MNF-West Died as the result of a non-combat related incident near Karmah Aug 7 / DoD Release: Died Aug. 7 while supporting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq
9 Cpl. Stewart S. Trejo 25 07 Aug 2008 1st Maintenance Bn, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I MEF, MNF-West Died as the result of a non-combat related incident near Karmah Aug 7 / DoD Release: Died Aug. 7 while supporting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq
10 Master Sgt. Danny E. Maybin 47 07 Aug 2008 Headquarters, U.S. Forces Command DoD Release: Died Aug. 7 at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, as the result of a non-combat related incident
11 Sgt. Jose E. Ulloa 23 09 Aug 2008 515th Transportation Company, 28th Transportation Battalion Killed after an IED struck their patrol in Baghdad at approximately 9:30 p.m. Aug. 8 / DoD Release: Died Aug. 9 in Sadr City, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his vehicle encountered an IED Aug. 8 in Sadr City
12 Sgt. Michael H. Ferschke Jr. 22 10 Aug 2008 3rd Reconnaissance Bn, 3rd MARDIV, III MEF, MNF-West Killed when his unit was attacked by an enemy force in Anbar Province Aug. 10 / DoD Release: Died Aug. 10 while supporting combat operations in Salah ad Din province, Iraq
13 Cpl. James M. Hale 23 13 Aug 2008 978th Military Police Company DoD Release: Died Aug. 13 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his vehicle encountered an improvised explosive device
14 Pfc. Daniel A. C. McGuire 19 14 Aug 2008 3rd Bn, 6th Marine, 2nd MARDIV, II MEF, MNF-West Killed Aug. 14 when his unit received small-arms fire during security operations approximately 1 km east of Fallujah / DoD Release: Died Aug. 14 while supporting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq
15 Pvt. Janelle F. King 23 14 Aug 2008 115th Combat Support Hospital, MNC-I Died of non-battle related causes Aug. 15 in Baghdad / DoD Release: Died Aug. 14 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident
16 Lance Cpl. Travis M. Stottlemyer 20 17 Aug 2008 3rd Fleet Antiterrorism Security Team Company, Marine Corps Security Forces, Norfolk, Va. DoD Release: Died Aug. 17 as a result of a non-hostile incident in Manama, Bahrain
17 Sgt. 1st Class George Stanciel 40 19 Aug 2008 370th Engineer Co., 54th Engineer Bn, 18th Engineer BDE, MND-Center Killed as a result of a rocket attack on a forward operating base near Amarah Aug. 19 / DoD Release: Died Aug. 19 at Forward Operating Base Gary Owen, Iraq, of wounds suffered when the base came under mortar attack
18 Spc. Steven J. Fitzmorris 26 25 Aug 2008 3rd Bn, 29th Field Artillery, 3rd BCT, 4th Infantry Division DoD Release: Died died on Aug. 25 of wounds suffered from enemy fire while on a dismounted patrol in Adhamiyah, Iraq
19 Spc. Carlo E. Alfonso 23 26 Aug 2008 40th Engineer Bn, 2d BCT, 1st Armored Division, MND-Baghdad Died at a Coalition forces medical facility in Baghdad as a result of wounds sustained following an IED attack Aug. 26 / DoD Release: Died on Aug. 26 of injuries sustained when his vehicle struck an IED in Sadr City, Iraq
20 Sgt. David K. Cooper 25 27 Aug 2008 Forward Support Co., 4th Bn, 42nd Field Artillery, 1st BCT, 4th Infantry Division, MND-Baghdad Died at a Coalition forces medical treatment facility in Baghdad as a result of wounds sustained during a small-arms attack Aug. 27 / DoD Release: Died Aug. 27 in Baghdad, of wounds suffered in Qadasiyah, Iraq, when his dismounted patrol came under small arms fire
21 Spc. Michael L. Gonzalez 20 28 Aug 2008 340th Military Police Company, MND-Baghdad Killed when terrorists attacked a patrol with an improvised explosive device in eastern Baghdad at approximately 11 a.m. Aug. 28
22 Spc. Jorge L. Feliz Nieve 26 28 Aug 2008 3rd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment Died in a non-combat related incident Aug. 28 while conducting operations in Ninewa / DoD Release: Died on Aug. 28 of injuries sustained from a vehicle incident in Mosul, Iraq




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