This Week: In Memoriam

4 years ago by David
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This Week marks the passings of R&B artist and producer Harvey Fuqua, former Carter Secretary of Commerce Juanita M. Kreps, and gerontologist Robert Butler. In addition, the Pentagon released the names of fifteen service members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan:
US Army SPC Ryan J Grady, 25, Bristow, OK
US Air Force Capt David A Wisniewski, 31, Moville, IA
US Army SGT Louis R Fastuca, 24, West Chester, PA
US Army SPC Clayton D McGarrah, 20, Harrison, AR
US Army PFC David Jefferson, 23, Philadelphia, PA
US Army SGT Jordan E Tuttle, 22, West Monroe, LA
US Army PFC Edwin C Wood, 18, Omaha, NE
US Army SSG Christopher F Cabacoy, 30, Virginia Beach, VA
US Army SGT Andrew J Creighton, 23, Laurel, DE
US Army PFC Jacob A Dennis, 22, Powder Springs, GA
US Army SPC Keenan A Cooper, 19, Wahpeton, ND
US Army SPC Jerod H Osborne, 20, Royse City, TX
US Army SSG Marc A Arizmendez, 30, Anaheim, CA
US Army SPC Roger Lee, 26, Monterey, CA
US Army PFC Michael S Pridham, 19, Louisville, KY
According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Iraq is now 4,730; in Afghanistan, 1,920, which includes 150 Canadians. During this same period, Iraq Body Count lists 71 Iraqi civilians killed.

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