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      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.

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    Thomas Weldon Fowler (October 31, 1921 – June 3, 1944) - Wichita Falls, TX,Texas A: a United States Army officer, and a recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions in World War II. On May 23, 1944 he led the 191st Tank Battalion in a combined armor-infantry attack near Carano in the Anzio Beachhead Italy. Eleven days later, Lieutenant Fowler was killed in action. He was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor on October 28, 1944, for his actions during the battle near Carano.

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