THE FIGHT AGAINST TERRORISM/ 2004 IRAQ CASUALTIES: JANUARY 2004



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Cpl. Juan C. Cabral Banuelos 25 Company A, 4th Forward Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Division Emporia, Kansas Killed when his vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb during convoy operations in Kirkuk, Iraq, on on January 31, 2004
Pfc. Holly J. McGeogh 19 Company A, 4th Forward Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Division Taylor, Michigan Killed when her vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb during convoy operations in Kirkuk, Iraq, on on January 31, 2004
Sgt. Eliu A. Miersandoval 27 Company A, 4th Forward Support Battalion, 4th Infantry Division San Clemente, California Killed when his vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb during convoy operations in Kirkuk, Iraq, on on January 31, 2004
Sapper Robert Thomson 22 35 Engineer Regiment, Royal Engineers Bathgate, West Lothian, Scotland Killed in an engineering-related accident in Basra, Iraq, on January 31, 2004
Staff Sgt. Sean G. Landrus 31 Company B, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division Thompson, Ohio Died at the 28th Combat Support Hospital in Iraq on January 29, 2004, of injuries sustained on January 27 when a roadside improvised explosive device exploded in Khalidiyah, Iraq
Pfc. Luis A. Moreno 19 Battery A, 4th Battalion, 1st Field Artillery Regiment. 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division Bronx, New York Moreno was shot on January 23, 2004, while guarding a gas station in Baghdad, Iraq. He was evacuated to Lakenheath Medical Treatment Facility in England, where he died on his injuries on January 29, 2004.
Capt. Matthew J. August 28 Company B, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division Warwick, Rhode Island Killed in a roadside bomb attack in Khalidiyah, just east of Ramadi, Iraq, on January 27, 2004
Sgt. 1st Class James T. Hoffman 41 Company B, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division Whitesburg, Kentucky Killed in a roadside bomb attack in Khalidiyah, just east of Ramadi, Iraq, on January 27, 2004
2nd Lt. Luke S. James 24 Company B, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Hooker, Oklahoma Killed in a roadside bomb attack near Iskandariya, Iraq, on January 27, 2004
Staff Sgt. Lester O. Kinney II 27 Company D, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Zanesville, Ohio Killed in a roadside bomb attack near Iskandariya, Iraq, on January 27, 2004
Sgt. Travis A. Moothart 23 Headquarters Company, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division Brownsville, Oregon Killed in a roadside bomb attack in Khalidiya, just east of Ramadi, Iraq, on January 27, 2004
Sgt. Cory R. Mracek 26 Battery A, 3rd Battalion, 319th Field Artillery Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Artillery Hay Springs, Nebraska Killed in a roadside bomb attack near Iskandariya, Iraq, on January 27, 2004
Staff Sgt. Christopher Bunda 29 Company A, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division Bremerton, Washington Bunda was listed as missing after his boat capsized during a river patrol with local police in Mosul, Iraq, on January 25, 2004. His remains were recovered on February 10, 2004.
Chief Warrant Officer Patrick D. Dorff 32 3rd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division Buffalo, Minnesota Dorff's OH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter went down in the Tigris River during a search on January 25, 2004, after a watercraft carrying four soldiers capsized. His remains were recovered on January 29.
1st Lt. Adam G. Mooney 28 C Troop, 3rd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division Cambridge, Maryland Mooney was initially listed as missing after his OH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter crashed into the Tigris River near Mosul, Iraq, during a search for a missing soldier on January 25, 2004. His remains were recovered on February 14, 2004.
Spc. Jason K. Chappell 22 Company B, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division Hemet, California Killed when a vehicle-based improvised explosive device detonated in Khalidiyah, Iraq, on January 24, 2004
Pfc. Ervin Dervishi 21 Company B, 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division Fort Worth, Texas Killed when a rocket-propelled grenade hit the Bradley Fighting Vehicle he was riding in during a combat patrol in Baji, Iraq, on January 24, 2004
Staff Sgt. Kenneth W. Hendrickson 41 957th Engineer Company, 130th Engineer Brigade Bismarck, North Dakota Killed after the convoy he was in was attacked with a roadside bomb north of Falluja, Iraq, on January 24, 2004
Sgt. Randy S. Rosenberg 23 Company B, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division Berlin, New Hampshire Killed when a vehicle-based improvised explosive device detonated in Khalidiyah, Iraq, on January 24, 2004
Sgt. Keith L. Smette 25 957th Engineer Company, 130th Engineer Brigade Fargo, North Dakota Killed after the convoy he was in was attacked with a roadside bomb north of Falluja, Iraq, on January 24, 2004
Spc. William R. Sturges Jr. 24 Company B, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division Spring Church, Pennsylvania Killed when a vehicle-based improvised explosive device detonated in Khalidiyah, Iraq, on January 24, 2004
Chief Warrant Officer Michael T. Blaise 29 B Troop, 2nd Battalion, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division Macon, Missouri Killed when his OH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter crashed while returning from a combat mission near Mosul in northern Iraq on January 23, 2004
Chief Warrant Officer Brian D. Hazelgrove 29 3rd Battalion, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division Fort Rucker, Alabama Killed when his OH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopter crashed while returning from a combat mission near Mosul in northern Iraq on January 23, 2004
Pfc. James D. Parker 20 Headquarters Company, 588th Engineer Battalion (Heavy), 4th Infantry Division Bryan, Texas Killed in a mortar attack on a forward operating base near Baquba, Iraq, on January 21, 2004
Spc. Gabriel T. Palacios 22 Headquarters Company, 588th Engineer Battalion, 4th Infantry Division Lynn, Massachusetts Killed in a mortar attack on a forward operating base near Baquba, Iraq, on January 21, 2004
Rifleman Vincent Calvin Windsor 23 Company A, 2nd Battalion The Royal Green Jackets Oxfordshire, England Killed in a traffic accident in Amarah, Iraq, on January 21, 2004
Master Sgt. Kelly L. Hornbeck 36 Company C, 3rd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group Fort Worth, Texas Died January 18, 2004, at the 28th Combat Support Hospital in Baghdad of injuries he sustained two days earlier when a roadside bomb hit his vehicle during a combat patrol south of Samarra, Iraq
Pfc. Cody J. Orr 21 Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 20th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Division Ruskin, Florida Killed when his Bradley Fighting Vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb and overturned while conducting a surveillance sweep for roadside bombs north of Baghdad, Iraq, on January 17, 2004
Spc. Larry E. Polley Jr. 20 Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 20th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Division Center, Texas Killed when his Bradley Fighting Vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb and overturned while conducting a surveillance sweep for roadside bombs north of Baghdad, Iraq, on January 17, 2004
Sgt. Edmond L. Randle 26 Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 20th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Division Miami, Florida Killed when his Bradley Fighting Vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb and overturned while conducting a surveillance sweep for roadside bombs north of Baghdad, Iraq, on January 17, 2004
Staff Sgt. Roland L. Castro 26 Battery A, 1st Battalion, 12th Field Artillery Regiment San Antonio, Texas Died of a non-hostile gunshot wound in Camp Cedar II in southern Iraq on January 16, 2004
Sgt. Keicia M. Hines 27 108th Military Police Company, 503rd Military Police Battalion (Airborne) Citrus Heights, California Died when she was struck by a vehicle on Mosul Airfield in Mosul, Iraq, on January 14, 2004
Staff Sgt. Ricky L. Crockett 37 Company D, 51st Signal Battalion, 35th Signal Brigade Broxton, Georgia Killed when he was hit by a roadside bomb while on mounted patrol in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 12, 2004
Staff Sgt. Craig Davis 37 603rd Transportation Company, 142nd Corps Support Battalion Opelousas, Louisiana Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Spc. Michael A. Diraimondo 22 571st Medical Company (Air Ambulance), 4th Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment Simi Valley, California Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Spc. Christopher A. Golby 26 571st Medical Company (Air Ambulance), 4th Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment Johnstown, Pennsylvania Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Sgt. 1st Class Gregory B. Hicks 35 B Troop, 1st Battalion, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division Duff, Tennessee Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Spc. Nathaniel H. Johnson 22 Company D, 82nd Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division Augusta, Georgia Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Chief Warrant Officer Philip A. Johnson Jr. 31 571st Medical Company (Air Ambulance), 4th Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment Mobile, Alabama Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Chief Warrant Officer Ian D. Manuel 23 571st Medical Company (Air Ambulance), 4th Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment Jacksonville, Florida Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Sgt. Jeffery C. Walker 33 Company C, 782nd Main Support Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division Havre de Grace, Maryland Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Chief Warrant Officer Aaron A. Weaver 32 C Troop, 1st Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Inverness, Florida Killed when the UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter he was onboard was shot down during a medical evacuation mission in Falluja, Iraq, on January 8, 2004
Lance Cpl. Andrew Jason Craw 21 1st Battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Clack- mannanshire, Scotland Died in a training range accident near Basra on January 7, 2004
Pfc. Jesse D. Mizener 24 542nd Maintenance Company, 44th Corps Support Battalion, 593rd Corps Support Group Auburn, California Killed in a mortar attack on Logistical Base Seitz west of Baghdad, Iraq, on January 7, 2004
Spc. Luke P. Frist 20 209th Quartermaster Company, U.S. Army Reserve West Lafayette, Indiana Died on January 5, 2004, at Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, of wounds received when his convoy was attacked with a roadside bomb near Ramadi, Iraq, on January 2
Spc. Solomon C. Bangayan 24 Company B, 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Jay, Vermont Killed when the convoy he was in was ambushed with a roadside bomb, small-arms fire, and a rocket-propelled grenade in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 2, 2004
Capt. Kimberly N. Hampton 27 1st Squadron, 17th Aviation Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Easley, South Carolina Killed when the OH-58 Kiowa observation helicopter she was piloting was shot down by enemy ground fire in Falluja, Iraq on January 2, 2004
Capt. Eric T. Paliwoda 28 Company B, 4th Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division Goodyear, Arizona Killed when his command post was hit by a mortar attack in Balad, Iraq, on January 2, 2004
Spc. Marc S. Seiden 26 Company B, 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division Brigantine, New Jersey Killed when the convoy he was in was ambushed with a roadside bomb, small-arms fire, and a rocket-propelled grenade in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 2, 2004
Sgt. Dennis A. Corral 33 Company C, 1st Engineer Battalion, 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division Kearney, Nebraska Killed when his five-ton truck went out of control and flipped on its side while in a convoy traveling to Baghdad International Airport in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 1, 2004
Maj. James Stenner 30 1st Battalion, Welsh Guards Regiment Monmouthshire, England Killed in a traffic accident in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 1, 2004
Sgt. Norman Patterson 28 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment Staffordshire, England Killed in a traffic accident in Baghdad, Iraq, on January 1, 2004
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