After a month long hiatus, I’ve decided to return to blogging. During that time I tried to return once before but I was overwhelmed by the sheer number of those killed in the couple of weeks I had been gone. However, I couldn’t let them go with a simple DoD release, I felt as if I had to put their names out there.
These notifications are from the time period: March 23, 2011 – April 6, 2011.
Petty Officer 3rd Class Micah Aaron Hill, 27, of Ralston, Neb.
Capt. Charles E. Ridgley Jr., 40, of Baltimore, Md.
Sgt. 1st Class Charles L. Adkins, 36, of Sandusky, Ohio
Staff Sgt. Cynthia R. Taylor, 39, of Columbus, Ga.
Sgt. Linda L. Pierre, 28, Immokalee, Fla.
Spc. Joseph B. Cemper, 21, Warrensburg, Mo
Spc. Paul J. Atim, 27, of Green Bay, Wis.
Spc. Charles J. Wren, 25, of Beeville, Texas
Pfc. Joel A. Ramirez, 22, of Waxahachie, Texas.
Spc. Joseph A. Kennedy, 25, of St. Paul, Minn.
Spc. Donald L. Nichols, 21, of Shell Rock, Iowa
Pvt. Brandon T. Pickering, 21, of Fort Thomas, Ky.
Sgt. Brent M. Maher, 31, of Council Bluffs, Iowa
Sgt. Vorasack T. Xaysana, 30, of Westminster, Colo.
Staff Sgt. Jose M. Caraballo Pietri, 32, of Yauco, Puerto Rico
Sgt. Keith T. Buzinski, 26, of Daytona Beach, Fla.
Staff Sgt. Jason A. Rogers, 28, of Brandon, Miss.
Seaman Benjamin D. Rast, 23, of Niles, Mich.
Staff Sgt. Jeremy D. Smith, 26, of Arlington, Texas
Spc. Gary L. Nelson III, 20, of Woodstock, Ga.
Staff Sgt. Quadi S. Hudgins, 26, of New Orleans, La.
Sgt. Christian A. S. Garcia, 30, of Goodyear, Ariz.
Maj. Wesley J. Hinkley, 36, of Carlisle, Pa.
Staff Sgt. Scott H. Burgess, 32, of Franklin, Texas.
Staff Sgt. Michael S. Lammerts, 26, of Tonawanda, N.Y.
Sgt. Jorge A. Scatliffe, 32, of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
1st Lt. Robert F. Welch III, 26, of Denton, Texas
Lance Cpl. Harry Lew, 21, of Santa Clara, Calif.
Spc. Dennis C. Poulin, 26, of Cumberland, R.I.
Pvt. Jeremy P. Faulkner, 23, of Griffin, Ga.
Sgt. 1st Class Ofren Arrechaga, 28, of Hialeah, Fla.
Staff Sgt. Frank E. Adamski III, 26, of Moosup, Conn.
Spc. Jameson L. Lindskog, 23, of Pleasanton, Calif
Staff Sgt. Bryan A. Burgess, 29, of Cleburne, Texas.
Pfc. Dustin J. Feldhaus, 20, of Glendale, Ariz.
Cpl. Justin D. Ross, 22, of Green Bay, Wis
Staff Sgt. Joshua S. Gire, 28, of Chillicothe, Ohio.
Pfc. Michael C. Mahr, 26, of Homosassa, Fla.
Petty Officer 1st Class Vincent A. Filpi III, 41, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla
Rest in Peace brothers and sisters.