Thursday, August 20, 2009

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08/19/09 :
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
Lance Cpl. Leopold F. Damas, 26, of Floral Park, N.Y., died Aug. 17 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force...

08/19/09 :
DoD Identifies Army Casualty
Sgt. 1st Class William B. Woods Jr., 31, of Chesapeake, Va., died Aug. 16 at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany, of wounds suffered when he was shot Aug. 14 while on patrol in Ghanzi, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion

08/19/09:
DoD Identifies Marine Casualty
Gunnery Sgt. Adam F. Benjamin, 34, of Garfield, Ohio, died Aug. 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 8th Engineer Support Battalion, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.



2 comments:

Göran Koch-Swahne said...

Prayers ascending!

Grandmère Mimi said...

May they rest in peace and rise in glory. May God give comfort, consolation, and peace to all who loved them.

The casualty numbers mount. We should look for a way out. We cannot with this war.