Military


U.S. Casualties in Operation Iraqi Freedom
January 2009

Monthly Summaries References
16 Total Casualties
# Service Member Age Date Unit Details
1 Lance Cpl. Chadwick A. Gilliam 29 03 Jan 2009 2nd Bn, 6th Marines, 2nd MARDIV, II MEF DoD Release: Died Jan. 3 at a U.S. military base in Kuwait
2 Staff Sgt. Anthony D. Davis 29 06 Jan 2009 1st Bn, 75th Ranger Regiment DoD Release: Died Jan. 6 in Northern Iraq, of wounds suffered when he was shot by enemy forces
3 Staff Sgt. Justin L. Bauer 24 10 Jan 2009 2nd Bn, 505th PIR, 3rd BCT, 82nd Airborne Division, MND-Baghdad Died when an IED struck his vehicle in eastern Baghdad at approximately 8 p.m. Jan. 10
4 Pvt. Sean P. McCune 20 11 Jan 2009 2nd Bn, 35th Infantry, 3rd BCT, 25th Infantry Division Died as a result of a non-combat related injury near Samarra, Iraq Jan. 11 / DoD Release: Died Jan. 11 in Samarra, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident
5 Sgt. Marquis R. Porter 28 11 Jan 2009 2nd Bn, 10th Marine, 2nd MARDIV, II MEF DoD Release: Died Jan. 11 as a result of a non-hostile incident in Anbar province, Iraq
6 Pfc. Ricky L. Turner 20 16 Jan 2009 3rd Brigade Special Troops Bn, 3rd BCT, 82nd Airborne Division, MND-Baghdad Died of wounds at approximately 3 p.m. Jan. 16 following an IED attack on his patrol in Baghdad / DoD Release: Died Jan. 16 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an IED detonated near his unit
7 Senior Airman Omar J. McKnight 22 17 Jan 2009 6th Security Forces Squadron DoD Release: Died Jan 17 as a result of a non-hostile incident in Balad, Iraq
8 Staff Sgt. Roberto Andrade Jr. 26 18 Jan 2009 1st Battalion, 66th Armor, 1st BCT, 4th Infantry Division, MND-Baghdad Died of wounds suffered following an IED in eastern Baghdad Jan. 18 at approximately 11 a.m / DoD Releasd: Died Jan. 18 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when an IED struck his vehicle
9 Pfc. Matthew M. Pollini 21 22 Jan 2009 772nd Military Police Company, MND-Center Died in a non-combat related vehicle accident Jan. 22. / DoD Release: Died Jan. 22 at Forward Operating Base Delta, near al-Kut, Iraq, of injuries sustained during a vehicle roll-over
10 Sgt. Kyle J. Harrington 24 24 Jan 2009 542nd Maintenance Co., 80th Ordnance Bn, 593rd Sustainment BDE DoD Release: Died Jan. 24 in Basra, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-hostile accident in his unit motor pool
11 Pvt. Grant A. Cotting 19 24 Jan 2009 515th Sapper Company, 5th Engineer Bn, 4th Maneuver Enhancement BDE DoD Release: Died JJan. 24 in Kut, Iraq, of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident
12 Chief Warrant Officer Philip E. Windorski, Jr. 35 26 Jan 2009 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry, 10th Combat Aviation BDE, 10th Mountain Division Died Jan. 26, when two aircraft crashed in Northern Iraq / DoD Release: Died from wounds suffered when two OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters crashed Jan. 26 in Kirkuk, Iraq
13 Chief Warrant Officer Matthew G. Kelley 30 26 Jan 2009 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry, 10th Combat Aviation BDE, 10th Mountain Division Died Jan. 26, when two aircraft crashed in Northern Iraq / DoD Release: Died from wounds suffered when two OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters crashed Jan. 26 in Kirkuk, Iraq
14 Chief Warrant Officer Joshua M. Tillery 31 26 Jan 2009 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry, 10th Combat Aviation BDE, 10th Mountain Division Died Jan. 26, when two aircraft crashed in Northern Iraq / DoD Release: Died from wounds suffered when two OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters crashed Jan. 26 in Kirkuk, Iraq
15 Chief Warrant Officer Benjamin H. Todd 29 26 Jan 2009 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry, 10th Combat Aviation BDE, 10th Mountain Division Died Jan. 26, when two aircraft crashed in Northern Iraq / DoD Release: Died from wounds suffered when two OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters crashed Jan. 26 in Kirkuk, Iraq
16 Spc. Darrell L. Fernandez 25 01 Feb 2008 1st Bn, 67th Armor, 2nd BCT, 4th Infantry Division Died as a result of a non-combat related injury in Kirkuk, Iraq Jan 31 / DoD Release: Died Jan. 31 in Kirkuk, Iraq, of injuries sustained during a vehicle accident




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