This Week with George Stephanopoulos notes the name of one soldier killed in Afghanistan. US Army SFC Billy A Sutton, 42, Tupelo, MS In addition, we note the passings of such notables as astronaut Janice Voss, civil rights activist Patricia
February 12, 2012

This Week with George Stephanopoulos notes the name of one soldier killed in Afghanistan.

US Army SFC Billy A Sutton, 42, Tupelo, MS

In addition, we note the passings of such notables as astronaut Janice Voss, civil rights activist Patricia Stephens Due, baseball player Danny Clyburn, skier/painter Jill Kinmont Boothe and singer/actress Whitney Houston.

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Afghanistan is now 2,884.

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