June 23, 2013

(h/t David of VideoCafe)

This Week with George Stephanopoulos notes the deaths of service members in Afghanistan.

US Marines LCpl Jared W Brown, 20, Youngstown, FL
US Army SGT Justin R Johnson, 25, Hobe Sound, FL
US Army SPC Ember M Alt, 21, Beech Island, SC
US Army SPC Robert W Ellis, 21, Kennewick, WA
US Army SPC William R Moody, 30, Burleson, TX

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Afghanistan is now 3,341.

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

Information theorist James Massey, 79
Wetsuit designer Bob Meistrell, 84
SC politician T. Ed Garrison, Jr., 91
AL politician Fuller Kimbrell, 103
Journalist Michael Hastings, 33
Singer/songwriter Slim Whitman, 90
Actor James Gandolfini, 51
Author Vince Flynn, 47
Journalist John L. Dotson, Jr., 76

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