Army 2nd Lt. Mark J. Procopio Died November 2, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 28, of Stowe, Vt.; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 172nd Infantry Regiment, Vermont Army National Guard, Jericho, Vt.; killed Nov. 2 when an improvised explosive device detonated near his Humvee during combat operations in Ramadi, Iraq.
Army Spc. David S. Stelmat Died March 22, 2008 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 27, of Littleton, N.H.; assigned to the 1132nd Military Police Company, North Carolina Army National Guard, Rocky Mount, N.C.; died March 22 in Baghdad of wounds sustained when his vehicle encountered an improvised explosive device.
Army Spc. Scott P. McLaughlin Died September 22, 2005 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 29, of Hardwick, Vt.; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 172nd Armor Regiment, 42nd Armor Division, Vermont Army National Guard, St. Albans, Vt.; killed Sept. 22 by enemy small-arms fire in Ramadi, Iraq.
Army Spc. Solomon C. Bangayan Died January 2, 2004 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 24, of Jay, Vt.; assigned to 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.; killed in action when his convoy was ambushed by the enemy who used an improvised explosive device (IED), small arms fire, and a rocket-propelled grenade, on Jan. 2 in Baghdad.
Army Pfc. Anthony A. Kaiser Died March 17, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 27, of Narrowsburg, N.Y.; assigned to the 504th Military Police Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade, Fort Lewis, Wash.; died March 17 in Baghdad of wounds sustained when his unit came in contact with enemy forces using small-arms fire.