Our Fallen Heroes
We Will Never Forget
Our deepest condolences go out to all family, friends and comrades-in-arms. Selfless sacrifice such as these brave souls serve as the ultimate exemplar of duty to the cause of freedom and the defense of our great nation.
MSG Tommy Carter killed in action - 25 April 2004+
CPL Jason Bogar died of wounds - 13 July 2008
SSG Tim McGill died of injuries - 21 Sept 2013
CW3 Andrew McAdams died of injuries - 10 Jan 2014
* Five members of the California National Guard died while assigned to the 1-185 Armor Battalion, CAARNG. This battalion deployed to Iraq in 2004 as part of the WA-based 81st Brigade Combat Team.
** SPC McCune transferred from the Michigan National Guard in order to deploy with the 81st Brigade.
*** Special Forces officers who served in the initial liberation of Iraq in 2003 and later were killed while serving as a contractor at time of death.
+ MSG Carter was a former member of A/1/19 SFG (A) and was killed as member of Oregon National Guard
++ 1LT Campbell was a former member of the 66th AVN BDE and was killed as member of Alaska National Guard
+++ MAJ Alan Johnson was a long time member of the WAARNG who was later killed as member of 402nd CA BN, USAR