Blue Star Hero
As of: 29 August 2014
(Alphabetical order)   
1 ALEXANDER Jr, George T., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 22 Oct 2005 in Iraq
34 Clanton, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant  George T. Alexander Jr.

2 ALLEN, Dustin Garrett, Army Sergeant
Died 18 May 2012 of an accident in Croatia while a member of the 173rd Airborne Brigade, Italy; Operation Enduring Freedom Vet, Afghanistan; Buried on 28 May in Mobile with full military honors.
28 Mobile, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Dustin Garrett Allen

3 ARSENEAULT, Jason Alan; Army Sergeant
Died 13 June 2011 in Dothan AL; Jason medically retired from US Army after two combat tours in Iraq
30 Newton, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Jason Alan Arseneault

4 AUSBORN, Jeffrey O., Air Force Major
Died 27 Apr 2011 in Kabul, Afghanistan
41 Hokes Bluff, AL
Killed in Action
Ausborn, Jeffrey O., Air Force Major

5 AVILA, Adrian L., Army National Guard Specialist
Died 29 Oct 2009 in Kuwait
19 Opelika, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army National Guard Specialist  Adrian L. Alvia

6 BAILEY, Lakeshia M., Army Sergeant
Died 8 March 2010 in Iraq
Home of record Columbus, GA
23 Fort Mitchell, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Lakeshia M. Baily

7 BANKS, Barbaralien, Army Sergeant Major
Died 6 Apr 2005 in Iraq
Home of record Harvey, LA
41 Camden, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Major Barbaralien Banks

8 BARFIELD, Jason Nicholas Marine Corps Corporal
Died 24 Oct 2011 in Helmand Province
22 Ashford, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Corps Corporal Jason Nicholas Barfield

9 BARNES, Ashley Cecelia, Army Private First Class
Died 7 Mar 2009 in Clarksville, TN
18 Mobile, AL
Non-Hostile
Army Private First Class  Ashley Cecelia Barnes

10 BARNETT, Michael D., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 5 May 2008
25 Montgomery, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

11 BARTLETT, Benjamin Blake (Trey), Jr., Army Specialist
Died 15 Jul 2007 in Iraq
Home of record Woodland GA
25 Auburn, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Benjamin Blake (Trey) Bartlett, Jr.

12 BELL, Aubrey D., Alabama Army National Guard Sergeant
Died 27 Oct 2003 in Iraq
33 Tuskegee, AL
Killed in Action
Alabama Army National Guard Sergeant Aubrey D. Bell

13 BELL, Christopher Roger, Army Sergeant 
Died 4 June 2011 in Laghman Province, Afghanistan 
Home of Record Golden, MS
21 Red Bay, AL
Killed in Action
Christopher Roger Bell, Army Sergeant

14 BELSER, Donnie Ray Jr., Army Captain
Died 10 Feb 2007 in Iraq
28 Anniston, AL
Killed in Action
Army Captain  Donnie Ray Belser Jr.

15 BERLIN, Joseph R. Jr., Army Private First Class
Died 30 Dec 2007 in Iraq
21 Chelsea, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Private First Class Joseph R. Berlin, Jr.

16 BICKNELL, Stephen D., Army Specialist
Died 15 Oct 2006 in Iraq
19 Prattville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Stephen D. Bicknell

17 BLEDSOE, Russell C. Army Reserve Master Sergeant
Died 7 Dec 2008 in Atlanta GA
38 Hanceville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Reserve Master Sergeant Russell C. Bledsoe

18 BLOUNT, Matthew A. Army 2nd Lieutenant
Died 10 Mar 2012 in Jacksonville AL. after a long battle with cancer
Matthew was a combat medic; 13 year Army veteran; completed ROTC at
Jacksonville State University and was buried in Alabama National Cemetery
30 Jacksonville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Matthew A. Blount, Army 2nd Lieutenant

19 BOLAR, Matthew T., Army Specialist
Died 3 May 2007 in Iraq
24 Montgomery, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Matthew T. Bolar

20 BOURLAND, Kenneth D., Air Force Lieutenant Colonel
Died 12 January 2010 in the Porte-Au-Prince, Haiti Earthquake
37 Gardendale, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Kenneth D. Bourland

21 BRIDGES, Michael P., Army Private
Died 2 Nov 2006 in Iraq
Home of record Placentia CA
23 Oxford, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Private Michael P. Bridges

22 BRIGHT, Scottie L., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 5 Jul 2005 in Iraq
26 Montgomery, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Scottie L. Bright

23 BROOKS, William J., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 3 May 2005 in Iraq
30 Birmingham, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant William J. Brooks

24 BROWN, Bruce E., Air Force Technical Sergeant
Died 4 Sep 2003 in Qatar
32 Coatopa, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Air Force Technical Sergeant Bruce E. Brow

25 BROWN, Christopher L. Army Staff Sergeant
Died of Wounds 3 Apr 2012 in Kunar Province Afghanistan
Buried in Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola FL
Home of Record Columbus, Ohio
26 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant  Christopher L. Brown

26 BROWN, Harrison, Army Staff Sergeant
Died 8 Apr 2007 in Iraq
31 Pritchard, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Harrison Brown

27 BROWN, John E., Army Private First Class
Died 14 Apr 2003 in Iraq
21 Troy, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private First Class John E. Brown

28 BROWN, Seteria L., Army Specialist
Died 25 Jul 2008 in Afghanistan
Home of record Orlando FL
22 Aliceville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Specialist Seteria L. Brown

29 BROWN, William E., Army Sergeant
Died 23 Jun 2007 in Iraq
25 Phil Campbell, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant William E. Brown

30 BRYSON, Stephen L., Marine Gunnery Sergeant
Died 9 Jan 2002 in Pakistan
36 Montgomery, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Gunnery Sergeant Stephen L. Bryson

31 BUECHE, Paul J., Alabama Army National Guard Specialist
Died 21 Oct 2003 in Iraq
19 Daphne, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Alabama Army National Guard Specialist Paul J. Bueche

32 BUTLER, James Michael Army Reserve CWO-2
Died 15 July 2011 as a result of a vehicle incident near Fort Hood, Texas
35 Alabaster, AL
Non-Hostile Death
CWO-2 James Michael Butler

33 CARTER, James, Army Chief Warrant Officer-4
Died 5 June 2008 in Kandahar, Afghanistan
Home of record Clarksville TN
42 Montgomery, AL
Killed in Action
Army Chief Warrant Officer-4 James Carter

34 CASH, Adam Britton, Army Staff Sergeant
Died 12 Sep 2011 near Fort Knox, KY
32

Rainbow City, AL
Non-HostileDeath

SSG Adam B. Cash

35 CASON, Ahmed A., Army Specialist
Died 7 Apr 2004 in Iraq
24 McCalla, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Ahmed A. Cason

36 CHANNELL, Robert William Jr., Marine Chief Warrant Officer
Died 22 Apr 2003 in Iraq
36 Tuscaloosa, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Chief Warrant Officer Robert William Channell, Jr.

37 CHRIS, Andrew F., Army Specialist
Died 25 Jun 2003 in Iraq
Home of record San Diago, CA
25 Huntsville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Andrew F. Chris

38 CLARK, Donald V., Army Chief Warrant Officer-3
Died 15 Nov 2008 in Helicopter crash in Mosul, Iraq
Home of record Nashville, TN
37 Newton, AL
Killed in Action
Army Chief  Warrant Officer-3 Donald V. Clark

39 CLAUNCH, Herbert Ronald, Alabama National Gaurd Master Sergeant
Died 18 Apr 2004 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
58 Wetumpka, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Alabama Army National Guard First Sergeant Herbert Ronald Claunch

40 COKER, Lance W., Army Special Forces SFC
Died 15 Dec 2004 in a vehicle accident near Ft Bragg NC; Operation Enduring Freedom Vet, Afghanistan; Awarded BSM, MSM, ACM, CIB, M/Parachutist Badge, SF & Ranger Tabs
30 Tallassee, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Special Forces SFC  Lance W. Coker

41 COLVIN, Julian L., Army Private First Class
Died 22 July 2012 in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan 
21 Birmingham, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private First Class Julisn L. Colvin

42 COMFORT, Kyle A., Army Captain
Died 8 May 2010 in Helmand Province
27 Jacksonville, AL
Afghanistan; Killed in Action
Army Captain Kyle A. Comfort

43 CONLEY, Matthew D., Marine Corporal
Died 18 Feb 2006 in Iraq
21 Killen, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Corporal Matthew D. Conley

44 CONNEWAY, Timothy M., Army Sergeant
Died 28 Jun 2003in Iraq
22 Enterprise, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Timothy M. Conneway

45 COOPER, Joshua, Army National Guard Specialist
Died on/about 6 May 2007
  Mobile, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

46 COTE, Michael S. Jr., Army Specialist
Died 19 Sep 2009 in Balad, Iraq
He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 52nd Aviation Regiment, Task Force 49,
Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
His wife Ashlee was also in the service.  She is from Mobile, AL.
20 Mobile, AL
Non-Hostile Death

47 COTTRELL, Eric D., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 13 Aug 2007 in Iraq
39 Pittsview, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Eric D. Cottrell

48 CROCKER, Robin Stiles, Jr.; Marine Corps Sergeant
Died 26 April 2012 in a tragic vehicle accident after being medically discharged for injuries received during his active service 2005-2010; Buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
28 Birmingham, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Corps Sergeant Robin Stiles Crocker Jr.

49 CUNNINGHAM, Joseph Lee, Army Staff Sergeant
Died 7 August 2014 in a tragic automobile accident near Fort Stewart, GA on the day he reported for duty there. He was an Army Bandsman for 17 years, who had played the tuba since the 6th grade of school near Anniston, AL. He was deployed twice to Afghanistan. Buried with full military honors on 16 Aug 2014 in Jefferson Memorial Gardens, Trussville.
36 Trussville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Staff Sergeant Joseph Lee Cunningham

50 DEAN, Jonathan W., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 20 Dec 2008 in Bayji, Iraq of injuries suffered in Tikrit, Iraq
25 Henagar, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Staff Sergeant Jonathan W. Dean

51 DeMOORS, Joseph D., Army First Lieutenant
Died 7 Jan 2006 in Iraq
36 Birmingham, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army First Lieutenant Joseph D. DeMoors

52 DITTO, David Dwight Jr.; AL National Guard Sergeant First Class
Died 22 July 2012 in an automobile accident near Linden, AL; Assigned to 135th Sustainment Command Expeditionary; OIF Vet 2006-2007
32 Semmes, AL
Non-Hostile Deat
AL National Guard Sergeant First Class David Dwight Jr. Ditto

53 DRIGGERS, Kenneth, Army Staff Sergeant
Died 15 Oct 2005 in Germany of a vehicle accident
38 Vincent, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Staff Sergeant Kenneth Driggers

54 EDDS, Jonathan W., Army First Lieutenant
Died 14 Aug 2007
Home of record White Pegion, Michigan
24 Phoenix City, AL
Killed in Action
Army First Lieutenant Jonathan W. Edds

55 EDENS, Jason K., Army Specialist
Died of wounds 26 April 2012 in Bethesda MD of wounds sustained on 15 April in Laghman Province, Afghanistan. Home of record Franklin TN Mother resides in
Phoenix City, AL
22 Phoenix City, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Jason K. Edens

56 EVANS, Jerry R. Jr., Army Sergeant
Died 7 Aug 2009 in Wardak Province, Afghanistan
23 Eufaula, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Jerry R. Evans, Jr.

57 FAIRCLOTH, Bradley M., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 26 Nov 2004 in Iraq
20 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Lance Corporal Bradley M. Faircloth

58 FALES, Adam R., Marine Corporal
Died16 Dec 2005 in Iraq
21 Cullman, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Corporal Adam R. Fales

59 FARROW, Jeffrey J., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 19 Jul 2005 in Iraq
28 Birmingham, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Staff Sergeant Jeffrey J. Farrow

60 FERRELL, Bruce E. Jr., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 10 Aug 2009 in Afghanistan
21 Perdido, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Lance Corporal Bruce E. Ferrell

61 FORESTER, Mark A. Air Force Senior Airman
Died 29 Sep 2010 in Afghanistan
29 Haleyville, AL
Killed in Action
Air Force Senior Airman Mark A. Forester

62 FOSHEE, Jeremy D. Army Sergeant
Died 22 Feb 2002 in the Philippines
25 Pisgah, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Jeremy D. Foshee

63 GARDNER, Thomas W. Sr., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 9 May 2007
27 Mt. Brook, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

64 GILMORE, Joseph Adam, Army Specialist
Died 19 May 2007 in Iraq
Home of record Webster FL
26 Hartford, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Joseph Adam Gilmore

65 GILMORE, Richard III, Army Specialist
Died 18 July 2007 in Iraq
22 Jasper, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Richard Gilmore, III

66 GIVENS, Steven R., Army Specialist
Died 8 May 2005 in Iraq
26 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Steven R. Givens

67 GLAWSON, Curtis E., Army Specialist
Died 20 Mar 2007 in Iraq
24 Daleville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Curtis E. Glawson

68 GLAZE, John Bartley "Bart", Army Sergeant
Died 25 April 2012 in Tuscaloosa, AL, a 100% Disabled Veteran of Operation IraqiFreedom
32 Adamsville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
SGT Bart Glaze

69 GLENN, Charles Lee, Army Special Forces Staff Sergeant
Died 15 May 2007 at Special Forces Underwater Training Center, Key West, FL
Home of record was Clarksville TN
31 Lincoln, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Special Forces Staff Sergeant Charles Lee Glenn

70 GOBLE, Toney Lamar, II., Army Specialist
Died 27 Jun 2008 in Guntersville AL of Marfan Syndrom while on military leave
from Grafenwoehr, Germany. Buried in Arlington National Cemetery, 17 July 2008.
24 Gadsden, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

71 GORDON, Gregory M., Army Sergeant
Died 15 January 2013 at Honolulu, Hawaii while assigned with the 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, HI
22 Ashford, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Gregory M. Gordon

72 GORDON, Robert D. II, Army Sergeant
Died 16 Sep 2009 at Landstuhl, Germany of illness contracted in Afghanistan
22 River Falls, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Robert D. Gordon, II

73 GREEN, Ryan McNeal, Army Staff Sergeant
Died 2 Apr 2011 in Midland City, AL
31 Midland City, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Staff Sergeant Ryan McNeal Green

74 GREEN, Stacy A. Marine Staff Sergeant
Died 10 Dec 2010 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan
34 Alexander City, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Staff Sergeant Stacy A. Green

75 GREENE, Quentin L. Army Staff Sergeant
Died 19 Feb 2006
Street in Prince George's County, MD named in his honor
30 Birmingham, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Staff Sergeant Quentin L. Greene

76 HADAWAY, Brandon Eugene, Army Sergeant
Died 30 May 2007 in Afghanistan
25 Valley, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Brandon Eugene Hadaway

77 HAIGHT, Charles G., Army Specialist
Died 26 Dec 2003 in Iraq
23 Jacksonville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Charles G. Haight

78 HALL, Jeffrey A., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 1 June 2009 in Nerkh, Afghanistan
Home of record Angela Camp, CA
28 Huntsville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Jeffrey A. Hall

79 HAND, Andrew L., Army Specialist
Died 24 July 2010 in Qalat, Afghanistan
Buried in the Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo
25 Enterprise, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Andrew L. Hand

80 HARRELSON, James Jacob, Army Private First Class
Died 17 Jul 2007 in Iraq
19 Dadeville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private First Class James Jacob Harrelson

81 HARRINGTON, Foster L., Marine Sergeant
Died 20 Sep 2004 in Iraq
Home of record Fort Worth TX
31 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Sergeant Foster L. Harrington

82 HARVEY, Bernard Mike; AL Army National Guard Sergeant
Died 10 Apr 2012 at the Birmingham VA Medical Center; He was assigned to the 136th Expeditionary Signal Battalion, Arab
53 Center Point, AL
Non-Hostile Death
AL Army National Guard Sergeant Bernard Mike Harvey

83 HAZELGROVE, Brian D., Army Chief Warrant Officer-2
Died 23 Jan 2004 in Iraq
Home of record Edinburgh, IN
29 Fort Rucker, AL
Killed in Action
Army Chief Warrant Officer-2 Brian D. Hazelgrove

84 HENSLEY, Nicholas C. D., Army Specialist
Died 24 June in Landstuhl Germany of wounds
received in Afghanistan on 15 June 2011
Home of record Golden MS
28 Red Bay, AL
Killed in Action
Nicholas C. D. Hensley

85 HICKS, Matthew Lloyd, US Navy Seaman
Died 21 June 2008
22 Chelsea, AL
Non-Hostile Death
US Navy Seaman Matthew Lloyd Hicks

86 HILLER, Stephen D., Army Specialist
Died 4 Apr 2004 in Iraq
25 Opelika, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Stephen D. Hiller

87 HOSEY, Michael C. Army Special Forces SSG
Died 17 Sep 2011 in Uruzgen Province, Afghanistan
27 Trussville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Special Forces SSG, Michael C. Hosey

88 HOYLE, Malone Phillip, Army Sergeant First Class
Died 17 July 2010 near Fort Campbell, KY
43 Montgomery, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant First Class Malone Phillip Hoyle

89 HUNT, Kenneth E. Jr., Army Master Sergeant
Died 14 Oct 2005 in Iraq
Home of record Tuscon, AZ
40 Eufaula, AL
Killed in Action
Army Master Sergeant Kenneth E. Hunt

90 JACKSON, DeJon Army National Guard Medical Specialist 
Died 6 Nov 2011 in Montgomery
Assigned to 217th MP Company, Prattville
23 Montgomery, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army National Guard Medical Specialist DeJon Jackson

91 JACKSON, Eldridge  Army Master Sergeant
Died 23 Nov 2011 at Fort Bragg, NC
Buried in Arlington National Cemetery
41 Dothan, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Eldridge Jackson, Army Master Sergeant

92 JEFFERS, Edmund J., Army Sergeant
Died 19 Sep 2007 in Iraq
23 Daleville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Edmund J. Jeffers

93 JENKINS, Troy David; Army Sergeant
Died 24 Apr 2003 in Landstuhl Medical Center, Germany of wounds sustained in Iraq on 19 Apr 2003 when he threw himself onto an explosive device to save comrades. Assigned to B Co 3rd Bn 187th Inf Regt, Fort Campbell KY; Home of record Ridgecrest CA
25 Repton, AL
Died of Wounds
Army Sergeant Troy D. Jenkins

94 JENRETTE, Kevin M., Army National Guard Major
Died 4 June 2009 in Afghanistan
Home of Record Lula, GA
37 Auburn, AL
Killed in Action
Army National Guard Major Kevin M. Jenrette

95 JOHNSON, Christopher C., Army Chief Warrant Officer
Died 14 Aug 2007
31 Hazel Green, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Chief Warrant Officer  Christopher C. Johnson

96 JOHNSON, Clifton D., Army Sergeant
Died 14 Aug 2007 in Eilat, Israel supporting Operation Enduring Freedom
24 Ethelsville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Clifton D. Johnson

97 JOHNSON, Howard P. II, Army Private First Class
Died 23 Mar 2003 in Iraq
21 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private First Class Howard P. Johnson II

98 JOHNSON, Phillip A. Jr., Army Chief Warrant Officer
Died 8 Jan 2004 in Iraq
31 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Army Chief Warrant Officer Phillip A. Johnson

99 JONES, Ricky D., Army Sergeant
Died 21 June 2009 in Bagram, Afghanistan
Home of record Fort Polk, LA
26 Plantersville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Ricky D. Jones

100 JORDAN, Jason D., Army Sergeant
Died 20 Jul 2003 in Iraq
24 Elba, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Jason D. Jordan

101 JUNKIN, Justin Ryan, Army Sergeant
Died 23 Sep 2011
Death near Fort Campbell, KY
29 Tuscaloosa, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Justin Ryan Junkin

102 KHAROFA, Amer Ahmed, Army National Guard Cadet 
Died 4 June 2011 in traffic accident 
Death near Centreville, AL; Assigned to 129th MED Co, ALANG
Buried in the Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo
22 Enterprise, AL
Non-Hostile
Amer Ahmed Kharofa

103 KING, Charles M., Army First Sergeant
Died 14 Oct 2006 in Iraq
48 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Army First Sergeant Charles M. King

104 KLUMP, Tony L. W., Alabama ANG Master Sergeant
Died 28 Feb 2011 of a Cardiovascular Event
HOR: Mount Morris, MI; Assigned to Company C, 1/167th Inf
43 Cullman, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

105 KNIGHT, Andrew "Drew" USCG PO 3rd Class
Died 28 Feb 2012 in Helicopter Crash, Mobile Bay
26 Thomasville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Andrew "Drew Knight " USCG PO 3rd Class

106 KNIGHT, Marques I., Army Specialist
Died 6 Sep 2008 in Afghanistan
Home of record San Juan Capristano CA
24 Dothan, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Marques I. Knight

107 LANCASTER, Joshua T., Army Specialist
Died 19 Jan 2011 in Kandahar, Afghanistan
22 Millbrook, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Joshua T. Lancaster

108 LANKFORD, Jonathan M., Army Command Sergeant Major
Died 22 Sep 2007 in Iraq
42 Scottsboro, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Command Sergeant Major Jonathan M. Lankford

109 LEE, Carlie M. III, Army Sergeant
Died 15 May 2009 in Chak, Afghanistan
23 Birmingham, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Carlie M. Lee

110 LEE, Melvin DeWayne, Alabama ANG Staff Sergeant
Died 2 Sep 2011 in Columbus, GA
35 Peterman, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

111 LENNON, Cedric L., Army Specialist
Died 24 Jun 2003 in Iraq
32 West Blocton, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Specialist Cedric L. Lennon

112 LINDSEY, James T., Army Specialist
Died 12 Apr 2007 in Iraq
20 Florence, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist James T. Lindsey

113 LITTLE, Tommy S., Mississippi Army National Guard Staff Sergeant
Died 2 May 2005 in Iraq
47 Aliceville, AL
Killed in Action
Mississippi Army National Guard Staff Sergeant Tommy S. Little

114 LOGGINS, Adam E., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 26 Apr 2007 in Iraq
27 Athens, AL
Killed in Action
arine Lance Corporal Adam E. Loggins

115 LONEY, Jon-Erik, Army Specialist
Died 28 Nov 2006 in Iraq
21 Hartselle, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Jon-Erik Loney

116 LOVE, Robert L. Jr., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 1 Dec 2006 in Iraq
28 Livingston, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Robert L. Love

117 LOVE, Scott M., Army First Lieutenant
Died 7 Jun 2006 in Iraq
Home of record Knoxville TN
32 Huntsville, AL
Killed in Action
Army First Lieutenant Scott M. Love

118 LOVELESS, Jeremy, Army National Guard Specialist
Died 28 Apr 2003 at Fort Benning, Georgia
22 Hamilton, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army National Guard Specialist Jeremy Loveless

119 LYONS, Nehamon IV, Navy Opns Spec 2nd Class 
Died 11 Sep 2001 in the attack on The Pentagon
30 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Nehamon Lyons IV, Navy Opns Spec 2nd Class

120 MAGNANI, Richard TaySohn “Tay” II, Army Captain
Died 13 April 2010 at Fort Campbell, KY
26 Hoover, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Captain Richard Magnani

121 MALLARD, Torre R., Army Captain
Died 10 Mar 2008 in Iraq
27 Anniston, AL
Killed in Action
Army Captain Torre R. Mallard

122 MASON, Christopher E., Corporal
Died 28 Nov 2006 in Iraq
32 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Christopher E. Mason

123 McCUNE, Sean Patrick, Army Private
Died 11 Jan 2009 in Samarra, Iraq
Home of record Euless, TX
20 Nauvoo, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Private Sean Patrick McCune

124 McDOWELL, Robert Matthew "Matt", Army Sergeant
Died 1 Apr 2007 in Iraq
Home of record Pasadena, TX
30 Mobile, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant  Robert Matthew "Matt" McDowell

125 McGEE, John E., Alabama Army National Guard Staff Sergeant
Died 2 May 2005 in Iraq
Home of record Columbus, GA
36 Camden, AL
Killed in Action
Alabama Army National Guard Staff Sergeant John E. McGee

126 MEDLIN, Jean Paul, Army Sergeant
Died19 May 2007 in Iraq
27 Pelham, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Jean Paul Medlin

127 MILES, David Harrison, Marine Lance Corporal
Died 10 Mar 2008 in a tragic bus accident returning from active duty training.
19 Madison, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Lance Corporal David Harrison Miles

128 MILLICAN, Jonathon M., Army Private First Class
Died 20 Jan 2007 in Iraq
Awarded the Army Silver Star for Valorous Action
20 Trafford, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private First Class Jonathon M. Millican

129 MOONEY, Justin Keith; AL Army National Guard Private First Class
Died 17 Oct 2013 in Auburn AL; He was assigned to the 20th Special Forces Group of Birmingham
27 Anniston, AL
Non-Hostile Death
AL Army National Guard Private First Class Justin Keith Mooney

130 MORRISETTE, Desmond D., Army Private First Class
Died in an accident near Fort Bragg NC 14 Sep 2008
Home of record Nashville, TN
19 Loxley, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Private First Class Desmond D. Morrisette

131 MURKERSON, Herman J. “Jerome” Jr., Marine Gunnery Sergeant
Died 1 Oct 2007 in Iraq
35 Adger, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Gunnery Sergeant Herman J. “Jerome” Murkerson

132 NALLS, Steven Allen Courtney;  Army Sergeant First Class
Died 20 Aug 2013 in a tragic motorcycle accident near Fort Leonard Wood, MO while serving in the Active Army that included three deployments in the Iraqi War.
33 Fayette, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant First Class Steven Allen Courtney Nalls

133 NEENAN, Brendan P., Army Specialist
Died 7 June 2010 in Afghanistan
21 Enterprise, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Brendan P. Neenan

134 NELSON, Travis L., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 10 Dec 2005 in Iraq
41 Anniston, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Travis L. Nelson

135 NELSON, Travis M. Marine Corps LCpl
Died 18 Aug 2011 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan
Home of Record Pace, FL
19 Atmore, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Corps LCpl  Travis M. Nelson

136 NORRIS, Paul B., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 16 Aug 2007 in Balad, Iraq
30 Cullman, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Staff Sergeant  Paul B. Norris

137 O’BRYANT, Matthew J., Navy Petty Officer Third Class
Died 20 Sept 2008 in Islamabad, Pakistan
Home of record Duluth, GA
22 Theodore, AL
Killed in Action
Navy Petty Officer Third Class Matthew J. O’Bryant

138 O’STEEN, Mark S., Army Chief Warrant Officer-3
Died 30 Jan 2003 in Afghanistan
43 Ozark, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Chief Warrant Officer-3 Mark S. O’Steen

139 OWENS, Ray C., Air Force First Lieutenant
Died 4 Apr 2005 in Albania in a plane crash during a training mission
32 Pinson, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

140 PARK, Cason Bryant; Marine Corps Reserve Private First Class
Died 13 Apr 2014 on US Hwy 82 near the MS/AL State Line when Struck by a “hit-and-run” driver.
25 Gordo, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Corps Reserve Private First Class Cason Bryant Park

141 PARKER, Kenya A., Army Sergeant
Died 30 Apr 2005 in Iraq
26 Fairfield, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Kenya A. Parker

142 PARKER, William David Marine Corps PFC
Died 28 May 2011 while home on leave
19 Gardendale, AL
Non-Hostile Death
William David Parker

143 PARRISH, Charles D., Army Specialist
Died 4 June 2009 in Iraq
23 Jasper, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Charles D. Parrish

144 PARSON, Lonnie J., Army Sergeant First Class
Died 2 Sep 2005 in Iraq
39 Bay Minette, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant First Class Lonnie J. Parson

145 PAYNE, Bradford H., Marine Corporal
Died 6 Oct 2006 in Iraq
24 Montgomery, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Corporal Bradford H. Payne

146 PERNELL, Carlos E., Army Sergeant
Died 6 Jun 2006 in Iraq
25 Munford, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Carlos E. Pernell

147 POWELL, Richard "Bradley"; Army Private First Class
Died 8 Dec 2012 when struck by a vehicle near a gate exiting Non-Hostile Death Fort Bragg NC where he was assigned with the 101st CM Co, 82nd Sustainment BDE. He had previously been assigned to BCT in Fort Leonard Wood, MO and AIT in Fort Lee, VA
20 Mobile, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Private First Class POWELL, Richard "Bradley"

148 PREWITT, "Kelley" Stephen ; Army Private
Died 6 Apr 2003 in Iraq
24 Birmingham, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private Kelly S. Prewitt

149 PRIEST, Darryl E., Army Major
Died16 Jun 2010 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
34 Town Creek, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

150 QUICK, Marquees A., Army Sergeant
Died 19 Aug 2006 in Iraq
28 Hoover, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Marquees A. Quick

151 RACKLEY, Logan M., Army National Guard Specialist
Died 4 June 2011 in traffic accident
Death near Centreville, AL; Assigned to 129th MED Co, ALANG
20 Pinson, AL
Non-Hostile
Logan M. Rackley

152 RAINES, Carl L. II, Marine Corporal
Died 6 Oct 2005 in Iraq
20 Enterprise, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Corporal Carl L. Rraines, II

153 RAMSEY, Waid C. "Chip", Army Captain
Died 4 Aug 2011 in Paktika Provice, Afghanistan
Alabama National Guard 20th Special Forced Group
41 Red Bay, AL
Killed in Action
Army Captain Waid C. Ramsey

154 RATCHFORD, Marsha, Navy Info Systems Tech 1st Class 
Died 11 Sep 2001 in the attack on The Pentagon
34 Prichard, AL
Killed in Action
Marsha Ratchford, Navy Info Systems Tech 1st Class

155 RATH, Joshua L., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 8 Jan 2009 in Afghanistan
22 Decatur, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Joshua L. Rath

156 RICE, Billy Everett II, Army National Guard Sergeant 
Died 14 Dec 2003 in a tragic automobile accident; after serving 3 years in the Marine Corps, he then enlisted in the AL National Guard, and was assigned to Co C, 711th Signal Bn at the time of his untimely death. He was interred in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens and was given full military honors by both the Marine Corps and the Army National Guard.
Details provided by the mother of SGT Rice.
26 Saraland, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army National Guard Sergeant Billy Everett Rice II

157 RIVERS, Thomas E. Jr., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 28 April 2010 in Helmund Providence, Afghanistan
Buried in the Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo
22 Hoover, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Lance Corporal Thomas E. Rivers, Jr.

158 ROBINSON, Michael A., Marine Lieutenant Colonel
Died 31 May 2007 in Afghanistan of a heart attack
42 Sylacauga, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Lieutenant Colonel Michael A. Robinson

159 SAINT, Justin A., Army Specialist
Died 15 Oct 2008 in Baghdad, Iraq of a non-combat related incident
22 Albertville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Specialist Justin A. Saint

160 SCHEETZ, Robert C. Jr., Army Captain
Died 31 May 2004 in Iraq
31 Dothan, AL
Killed in Action
Army Captain Robert C. Scheetz

161 SCHORNAK, Christopher J., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 26 Feb 2006 in Iraq
28 Hoover, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Christopher J. Schornak

162 SCOTT, Stephen K., Army Colonel
Died 6 Apr 2008 in Iraq
54 New Market, AL
Killed in Action
Army Colonel Stephen K. Scott

163 SHARP, Mark Thomas, Alabama Air National Guard Technical Sergeant
Died 13 Dec 2010 in Birmingham
47 Pelham, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Alabama Air National Guard Technical Sergeant Mark Thomas Sharp

164 SIMS, John T. Jr., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 10 Apr 2004 in Iraq
21 Alexander City, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Lance Corporal John T. Sims, Jr.

165 SKALBERG, James L., Jr. Army Sergeant
Died 27 June 2012 in Wardok Province, Afghanistan
Assigned to B Battery, 4th Bn, 1st FA Regt, 1st Armored Division
Ft Bliss, TX; Wife, Jessica & Son reside in Red Oak, IA
25 Killed in Action
Cullman, AL
Army Sergeant Skalberg James L. Skalberg, Jr.

166 SLATEN, Jeffery Wayne, Marine Private
Died 11 Feb 2008 at Twentynine Palms, CA
Buried with full military honors at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery, AL
24 Phoenix City, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Private Jeffery Wayne Slaten

167 SMITH, David C., Air Force Staff Sergeant
Died 9 June 2010 when medical evacuation helicopter shot down in Afghanistan
26 Saraland, AL
Killed in Action
Air Force Staff Sergeant David C. Smith

168 SMITH, Jonathan L., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 6 Jun 2005 in Iraq
22 Eva, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Lance Corporal Jonathan L. Smith

169 SMITH, Luther Stephen IV, Marine Corps Corporal 
Died 18 Sep 2012 in a fiery auto accident along with his wife, Angelica and their 6-month-old son, Preston on I-85 near Gaffney SC returning to Quantico from a visit at home.
22 Ariton, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Corps Corporal Luther Stephen Smith, IV

170 SPANN, Johnny Michael, Central Intelligence Agency
Died 25 Nov 2001 in Afganistan
32 Winfield, AL
Killed in Action
Central Intelligence Agency Johnny Michael Spann

171 SPEARS, Christopher Bryant “Chris” Alabama Army National Guard Specialist
Veteran of 18-months duty in Afghanistan Died 1 Feb 2014 in an early morning tragic auto crash and burn while en route to his military unit of assignment.
24

Madison, AL
Non-Hostile Death

National Guard Specialist Chris Spears

172 SPRINGER, Dennis James, Army Staff Sergeant
Died 12 July 2007
26 Huntsville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

173 STAUFFER, Billy Shane; Chaplain (Captain, US Army) 
Died 7 Jul 2012 when struck by a SUV while jogging in PT clothing near his residence in Hope Mills, NC; Assigned to the 28th Combat Support Hospital, Ft Bragg NC; Buried in Arlington National Cemetery
46 Saraland, Al
Non-Hostile Death
Captain Billy Shane Stauffer

174 STEGALL, Jason D., Army Sergeant
Died 14 Dec 2009 at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington DC
31 Trussville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Jason D. Stegall

175 STRATTON, Mark E. II, Air Force Lieutenant Colonel
Died 26 May 2009 in Afghanistan
Home of record Houston, TX
39 Foley, AL
Killed in Action
Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Mark E. Stratton, II

176 SUEDMEYER, Gregory, Marine Corps Lance Corporal
Died 13 Mar 2010 in an automobile accident shortly after returning from Iraq
21 Huntsville, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Corps Lance Corporal Gregory Suedmeyer

177 TAYLOR, Christopher J., Army National Guard Sergeant
Died 24 Jul 2005 in Iraq
22 Opelika, AL
Killed in Action
Army National Guard Sergeant Christopher J. Taylor

178 TAYLOR, Christopher M., Alabama Army National Guard Specialist
Died 16 Feb 2004 in Iraq
25 Daphne, AL
Killed in Action
Alabama Army National Guard Specialist Christopher M. Taylor

179 TAYLOR, Dale T., USCG LtCmdr
Died 28 Feb 2012 in Helicopter Crash, Mobile Bay
Home of Record Snow Hill, NC; Buried in Arlington National Cemetery
36 36 Mobile, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Dale Taylor, USCG, Mobile

180 THORNTON, Robert C. Jr., Army Staff Sergeant
Died 23 Aug 2004 in Iraq
35 Rainbow City, AL
Killed in Action
Army Staff Sergeant Robert C. Thorton, Jr.

181 THURMAN, Tamara C., Army Sergeant
Died 11 Sep 2001 in the attack on The Pentagon
25 Brewton, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Tamara C. Thurman

182 TRAVIS, Phillip L., Georgia Army National Guard Staff Sergeant
Died 2 Dec 2005 in Iraq
Home of record Snellville GA
41 Brewton, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Georgia Army National Guard Staff Sergeant Phillip L. Travis

183 TURNER, Ricky Lee, Army Private
Died 16 Jan 2009 in Iraq
20 Hazel Green, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private Ricky Lee Turner

184 TYREE, Arthur, Army Sergeant First Class
Died 5 Sep 2008 of a motorcycle accident in the Baltimore-Washington DC area
  Gadsden, AL
Non-Hostile Death
 

185 VANOSDOL, William “Zackary”, Army Private First Class
Died 19 Aug 2009 in Iraq
23 Pinson, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private First Class William “Zackary” Vanosdol

186 VAUGHN, Brian Alexander "Alex", Army Specialist
Died 21 Jun 2005 in Iraq
23 Pell City, AL
Killed in Action
Army Specialist Brian A. Vaughn

187 WALSH, Nicholas R., Marine Sergeant
Died 16 May 2007 in Iraq
Home of record Milstadt, IL
27 Birmingham, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Sergeant Nicholas R. Walsh

188 WATSON, Cody G., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 6 Dec 2006 in Iraq
21 Anniston, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Lance Corporal Cody G. Watson

189 WEBB, Charles J., Army Sergeant
Died 3 Nov 2004 in Iraq
Home of record Hamilton, OH
22 Alexandria, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant Charles J. Webb

190 WEEKS, Jamie D., Army Chief Warrant Officer-5
Died 14 May 2006 in Iraq
47 Daleville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Chief Warrant Officer-5 Jamie D. Weeks

191 WELLS, Charles G. Jr., Marine Chief Warrant Officer
Died 30 Mar 2005 in Iraq
32 Montgomery, AL
Killed in Action
Chief Warrant Officer Charles G. Jr. Wells Marine

192 WHITE, Stephen J., Army Sergeant First Class
Died 5 Jan 2006 in Iraq
39 Talladega, AL
Killed in Action
Army Sergeant First Class Stephen J. White

193 WHITEHEAD, James E., Army Warrant Officer-2
Died 21 Dec 2006 in a helicopter crash near Fort Lewis WA
33 (Wife, Tori lives in Bessemer, AL)
Non-Hostile Death
Army Warrant Officer-2 James E. Whitehead

194 WHITEHEAD, Joseph C., Marine Corporal
Died 17 Jan 2011 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan
22 Axis, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Corporal Joseph C. Whitehead

195 WILLIAMS, Dwayne, Army Major
Died 11 Sep 2001 in the attack on The Pentagon
40 Jacksonville, AL
Killed in Action
Army Major Dwayne Williams

196 WILLOUGHBY, Christopher R., Army National Guard Sergeant First Class
Died 20 Jul 2003 in Iraq
29 Phoenix City, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant First Class Christopher R. Willoughby

197 WINCHESTER, Christopher D., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 14 Jul 2005 in Iraq
23 Flomaton, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Lance Corporal Christopher D. Winchester

198 WINSLOW, Ryan G., Marine Lance Corporal
Died 15 April 2006 in Iraq
19 Hoover, AL
Killed in Action
Marine Lance Corporal Ryan G. Winslow

199 WOLCHOK, Stephen M., Marine Corporal
Died 7 Nov 2011 in Southwest Virginia
Buried in the Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo
30 Hoover, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Corporal Stephen M. Wolchok

200 YASHINSKI, Michael, Army Sergeant
Died 24 Dec 2003 in Iraq
Buried in the Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo
24 Irondale, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Army Sergeant Michael Yashinski

201 YOAKUM, Keith, Army Chief Warrant Officer-4
Died 2 Feb 2007 in Iraq
Posthumously Awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for exceptional heroism by the President of the United States of America.
41 Coffee Springs, AL
Killed in Action
Army Chief Warrant Officer-4 Keith Yoakum

202 YOEMANS, Justin R., Army Private
Died 6 Nov 2004 in Iraq
20 Eufaula, AL
Killed in Action
Army Private Justin R. Yoemans

203 ZORN, Kirby L., Marine Private First Class
Died 8 Agusut 2008 in a motorcycle accident near Camp Lejeune, NC
  Kinston, AL
Non-Hostile Death
Marine Private First Class Kirby L Zorn

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