This Week: In Memoriam

This Week with Christiane Amanpour marks the passings of Lawrencia 'Bambi' Bembenek, David Nolan and Norris Church Mailer. In addition, the Pentagon has released the names of eight service members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan. US Marines

This Week with Christiane Amanpour marks the passings of Lawrencia 'Bambi' Bembenek, David Nolan and Norris Church Mailer. In addition, the Pentagon has released the names of eight service members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan.

US Marines Sgt Jason T Smith, 28, Colorado Springs, CO
US Army SSG Loleni W Gandy, 36, Pago Pago, AS
US Army SGT David J Luff Jr, 29, Hamilton, OH
US Army SPC David S Robinson, 25, Fort Smith, AR
US Army SSG Sean M Flannery, 29, Wyomissing, PA
US Army SPC William K Middleton, 26, Norfolk, VA
US Marines LCpl Arden Joseph A Buenagua, 19, San Jose, CA
US Marines 1LT William J Donnelly IV, 27, Picayune, MS

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Iraq is 4,747; in Afghanistan, 2,232 of which, 153 are Canadian. During this same period, Iraq Body Count lists 52 Iraqi civilians killed.

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