This Week: In Memoriam


(h/t Heather at VideoCafe)

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

US Army SFC Riley G Stephens, 39, Tolar, TX
US Army SFC Aaron A Henderson, 33, Houlton, ME
US Army SGT Thomas J Butler IV, 25, Wilmington, NC
US Army SGT Jeremy F Hardison, 23, Maysville, NC
US Army SGT Donna R Johnson, 29, Rasford, NC
US Army SFC Daniel T Metcalfe, 29, Liverpool, NY
US Marines Sgt Camella M Steedley, 31, San Diego, CA

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Afghanistan is now 3,199.

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

Israel economist Moshe Sanbar, reality show contestant Sahara Davenport, former state rep Walter G Church, Sr., musician Big Jim Sullivan, basketball executive Dana Davis, musician Kathi McDonald, astrophysicist Robert F Christy, Greek politician Leonidas Tzanis, right-to-die activist Gloria Taylor, children television host John Rovick, painter Raoul De Keyser and super-centenarian Antisa Khvichava.

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