April 1 —
U.S. and British troop casualties from the war. U.S. total: 44
dead, seven captured, 17 missing; British total: 26 dead. The list
of names is confirmed from family members or the military. The total
number of dead includes casualties whose names are not
Sgt. Michael V. Lalush, 23, of Troutville, Va., helicopter
Marine Staff Sgt. James Cawley, 41, Layton, Utah, combat
Army Cpl. Michael Curtin, 23, Howell, N.J., suicide attack
Army Pfc. Diego Fernando Rincon, 19, Conyers, Ga., suicide
Army Pfc. Michael Russell Creighton Weldon, 20, Palm Bay, Fla.,
Marine Lance Cpl. William W. White, 24, New York City, vehicle
Army Sgt. Eugene Williams, 24, Highland, N.Y, suicide attack
Army Sgt. Roderic A. Solomon , 32, Fayetteville, N.C., vehicle
Marine Gunnery Sgt. Joseph Menusa, 33, Tracy, Calif., combat
Marine Lance Cpl. Jesus A. Suarez Del Solar, 20, Escondido,
Marine Maj. Kevin G. Nave, 36, White Lake Township, Mich.,
Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Michael Vann Johnson Jr., 25,
Little Rock, Ark., combat
Marine Pfc. Francisco A. Martinez Flores, 21, Los Angeles,
Marine Staff Sgt. Donald C. May, Jr., 31, Richmond, Va.,
Marine Lance Cpl. Patrick T. O'Day, 20, Santa Rosa, Calif.,
Air Force Maj. Gregory Stone, 40, Boise, Idaho, grenade
Marine Cpl. Evan James, 20, La Harpe, Ill., drowned in canal
Marine Sgt. Bradley S. Korthaus, 29, Davenport, Iowa, drowned in
Army Spc. Gregory P. Sanders, 19, Hobart, Ind., combat
Army Spc. Jamaal R. Addison, 22, Roswell, Ga., combat
Marine Sgt. Michael E. Bitz, 31, Ventura, Calif., combat
Marine Lance Cpl. Brian Rory Buesing, 20, Cedar Key, Fla.,
Marine Lance Cpl. David K. Fribley, 26, Fort Myers, Fla.,
Marine Cpl. Jose A. Garibay, 21, Costa Mesa, Calif., combat
Marine Cpl. Jorge A. Gonzalez, 20, Los Angeles, combat
Army Pfc. Howard Johnson II, 21, Mobile, Ala., combat
Marine Staff Sgt. Phillip A. Jordan, 42, Enfield, Conn.,
Marine Lance Cpl. Patrick R. Nixon, 21, Gallatin, Tenn.,
Marine 2nd Lt. Frederick E. Pokorney Jr., 31, Tonopah, Nev.,
Marine Cpl. Randal Kent Rosacker, 21, San Diego, combat
Marine Lance Cpl. Thomas J. Slocum, 22, Thornton, Colo.,
Marine Lance Cpl. Michael J. Williams, 31, Yuma, Ariz.
Navy Lt. Thomas Mullen Adams, 27, La Mesa, Calif., helicopter
Marine Lance Cpl. Eric J. Orlowski, 26, Buffalo, N.Y., machine
Army Capt. Christopher Scott Seifert, 27, Easton, Pa., grenade
Army Reserve Spc. Brandon S. Tobler, 19, Portland, Ore., vehicle
Marine Maj. Jay Thomas Aubin, 36, Waterville, Maine, helicopter
Marine Capt. Ryan Anthony Beaupre, 30, St. Anne, Ill., helicopter
Marine 2nd Lt. Therrel S. Childers, 30, Harrison County, Miss.,
Marine Lance Cpl. Jose Gutierrez, 22, Los Angeles, combat
Marine Cpl. Brian Matthew Kennedy, 25, Houston, helicopter
Marine Staff Sgt. Kendall Damon Waters-Bey, 29, Baltimore,
Date not given:
Marine Sgt. Nicolas M. Hodson, 22, Smithville, Mo., vehicle
Marine Lance Cpl. Thomas A. Blair, 24, Broken Arrow, Okla.,
Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Ronald D. Young Jr., 26, Lithia
Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 David S. Williams, 30, Orlando,
Army Spc. Edgar Hernandez, 21, Mission, Texas
Army Spc. Joseph Hudson, 23, Alamogordo, N.M.
Army Spc. Shoshana Johnson, 30, Fort Bliss, Texas
Army Pfc. Patrick Miller, 23, Park City, Kan.
Army Sgt. James Riley, 31, Pennsauken, N.J.
Army Sgt. Edward J. Anguiano, 24, Brownsville, Texas.
Army Sgt. George Edward Buggs, 31, Barnwell, S.C., combat
Marine Pfc. Tamario D. Burkett, 21, Buffalo, N.Y.
Marine Cpl. Kemaphoom A. Chanawongse, 22, Waterford, Conn.
Marine Lance Cpl. Donald J. Cline, Jr., 21, Sparks, Nev.
Army Master Sgt. Robert J. Dowdy, 38, Cleveland
Army Pvt. Ruben Estrella-Soto, 18, El Paso, Texas
Marine Pvt. Jonathan L. Gifford, 30, Decatur, Ill.
Marine Pvt. Nolen R. Hutchings, 19, Boiling Springs, S.C.
Army Spc. James Kiehl, 22, Comfort, Texas
Army Pfc. Jessica Lynch, 19, Palestine, W.Va.
Army Chief Warrant Officer Johnny Villareal Mata, 35, El Paso,
Marine Sgt. Fernando Padilla-Ramirez, 26, Yuma, Ariz.
Army Pfc. Lori Piestewa, 22, Tuba City, Ariz.
Marine Sgt. Brendon Reiss, 23, Casper, Wyo.
Army Pvt. Brandon Sloan, 19, Bedford Heights, Ohio
Army Sgt. Donald Walters, 33, Salem, Ore.
OTHER COALITION CASUALTIES:
Unidentified soldier, killed in southern Iraq while disposing of
Marine Christopher R. Maddison, combat in southern Iraq.
Lance Cpl. Shaun Andrew Brierley, road accident in Kuwait.
Lance Cpl. Matty Hull, in combat in southern Iraq; death is being
investigated possibly as result of friendly fire
Cpl. Stephen John Allbutt, Stoke-on-Trent, England, tank hit by
Trooper David Jeffrey Clarke, Littleworth, England, tank hit by
Sgt. Steven Mark Roberts, Bradford, England, combat
Lance Cpl. Barry Stephen, Perth, Scotland, combat
Sapper Luke Allsopp, London, combat
Staff Sgt. Simon Cullingworth, Essex, England, combat
Flight Lt. Kevin Barry Main, jet shot down by friendly fire
Flight Lt. David Rhys Williams, jet shot down by friendly
Lt. Philip Green, helicopter collision
Lt. Marc Lawrence, helicopter collision
Lt. Antony King, Helston, England, helicopter collision
Lt. Philip West, Budock Water, England, helicopter collision
Lt. James Williams, Falmouth, England, helicopter collision
Lt. Andrew Wilson, helicopter collision
Color Sgt. John Cecil, Plymouth, England, helicopter crash
Lance Bombardier Llewelyn Karl Evans, Llandudno, Wales,
Capt. Philip Stuart Guy, helicopter crash
Marine Sholto Hedenskog, helicopter crash
Sgt. Les Hehir, Poole, England, helicopter crash
Operator Mechanic Second Class Ian Seymour, helicopter crash
Warrant Officer Second Class Mark Stratford, helicopter crash
Maj. Jason Ward, helicopter crash
|This is an undated family photo
of Marine Staff Sgt. Donald C. May, Jr. 31, of Richmond, Va.
who was killed in action in Iraq, according to U.S. military
officials. (AP Photo/May Family
Copyright 2003 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This
material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or