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Remembering the fallen military medical personnel of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Their office is a battlefield; their job is to save others’ lives while risking their own… and, at times, paying the ultimate price in the performance of their duty.
-Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates

Search the database below for names of fallen military medical personnel. This list is updated annually. You can search by name in the search box or browse by year of death.

Please email us if you know of a fallen military medical Service Member who's not listed or if you have additional information or photos for a Service member who is listed but has missing details.


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Keith David Benson

Died: January 18, 2012

Rank: Specialist

Unit: 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, Grafenwoehr, Germany

Branch: U.S. Army

PFC Justin M. Whitmire

Justin Michael Whitmire

Died: December 27, 2011

Rank: Private First Class

Unit: 720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas

Branch: U.S. Army

Photo of Joseph J. Altmann.

Joseph J. Altmann

Died: December 25, 2011

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Unit: 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

Branch: U.S. Army

Staff Sergeant Christopher Rod Newman

Christopher Rod Newman 

Died: October 29, 2011

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Unit: Medical Company A, Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii

Branch: U.S. Army

Photo of Ltc. David Elliot Cabrera.

David Elliot Cabrera

Died: October 29, 2011

Rank: Lieutenant Colonel

Unit: Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, Md.

Branch: U.S. Army

1LT Ashley I. White

Ashley Irene White

Died: October 22, 2011

Rank: First Lieutenant

Unit: 230th Brigade Support Battalion, 30th Heavy Brigade Combat Team, North Carolina National Guard, Goldsboro, N.C.

Branch: U.S. Army

Robert B. Cowdry.

Robert Brian Cowdrey

Died: October 13, 2011

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Unit: 3rd Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Branch: U.S. Army

James A. Butz

James Arlan Butz

Died: September 28, 2011

Rank: Specialist

Unit: 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Branch: U.S. Army

Brian K. Lundy

Died: September 9, 2011

Rank: Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class

Unit: 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 5, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Branch: U.S. Navy

Riley Gallinger-Long

Died: August 11, 2011

Rank: Hospitalman

Unit: 1st Battalion, 6th Marines, Regimental Combat Team 1, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune, N.C. 

Branch: U.S. Navy

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Last Updated: August 17, 2023
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