Army Chief Warrant Officer 3 Corey J. Goodnature Died June 28, 2005 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 35, of Clarks Grove, Minn.; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne), Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.; killed June 28 when an MH-47 Chinook helicopter crashed while ferrying personnel to a battle against militants in eastern Afghanistan.
Army Sgt. 1st Class Michael L. Russell Died June 28, 2005 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 31, of Stafford, Va.; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne), Hunter Army Airfield, Ga.; killed June 28 when an MH-47 Chinook helicopter crashed while ferrying personnel to a battle against militants in eastern Afghanistan.
Army Chief Warrant Officer 3 Philip E. Windorski Died January 26, 2009 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 35, of Bovey, Minn.; assigned to the 6th Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.; died Jan. 26 in Kirkuk, Iraq, from wounds sustained when two OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters crashed.
Army Spc. Michael K. Spivey Died April 6, 2005 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 21, of Fayetteville, N.C.; assigned to the 5th Battalion, 159th Aviation Regiment, 12th Aviation Brigade, Giebelstadt, Germany; killed April 6 when the CH-47 helicopter in which he was riding crashed in Ghazni, Afghanistan.
Air Force TSgt. Herman Mackey III, 30, of Bakersfield, California. Died May 3, 2013, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 93rd Air Refueling Squadron, Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington. Died when the KC-135 aircraft he was in crashed near Chon-Aryk, Kyrgyzstan while on a refueling mission for Afghanistan war operations. According to witnesses, the plane exploded twice in flight and broke into several pieces in midair. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Army Chief Warrant Officer 4 Brent S. Cole Died May 22, 2009 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 38, of Reedsville, W. Va.; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 82nd Combat Aviation Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.; died May 22 when his helicopter went down in Tarin Kwot, Afghanistan.
Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonah D. McClellan Died September 21, 2010 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 26, of St. Louis Park, Minn.; assigned to the 5th Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.; died Sept. 21 in Qalat, Afghanistan, in a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter crash during combat operations.
Marine Sgt. Bradley W. Atwell, 27, of Kokomo, Indiana. Died September 15, 2012, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 13, Marine Aircraft Group 13, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, I Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), Miramar MCAS, San Diego, California. Based in Yuma, Arizona. Died at Camp Bastion in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, while supporting combat operations.
Army Spc. David N. Timmons Jr. Died May 5, 2006 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 23, of Lewisville, N.C.; assigned to the 71st Cavalry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum N.Y.; died May 5 when the CH-47 Chinook helicopter he was traveling on crashed during combat operations east of Abad, Afghanistan, in the Kunar province.
Army SGT Dennis J. Flanagan, 22, of Inverness, Florida. Died January 20, 2006, serving during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Assigned to 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Died of injuries sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle during combat patrol operations in Huwijah, Tamim Province, Iraq.