In Memoriam

Wherein we pause to honor the continuing sacrifice of our troops in the Middle East as well as notable names who have lost their lives this week.
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This Week with George Stephanopoulos notes the death of one service person in Afghanistan.

MSgt Aaron C Torian, 36, Paducah, KY

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Afghanistan is now 3,423.

In addition, the following notable names lost their lives this week:

Politician Ron Casey, 61
Musician Bob Casale, 61
Politician Michael Peterson, 72
Actor Malcolm Tierney, 75
Singer Maria Franziska von Trapp, 99
Pageant winner GĂ©nesis Carmona, 22
Astronaut Dale Gardner, 65
Journalist Garrick Utley, 74
Australian television personality Charlotte Dawson, 47
World's oldest Holocaust survivor Alice Herz-Sommer, 110


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