Joseph H Fankhauser

MASON, TX, USA U.S. Marine Corps SSGT, 7TH ESB, (9TH ESB, I MEF FWD), 1ST MLG, CAMP PENDLETON, CA 04/22/2012, HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN Staff Sergeant Joseph (Joe) Fankhauser was born Aug 27, 1981 in Edinburgh, Texas. He spent most of his childhood with his mother in Robstown and Kingsville, Texas. His middle school years were […]

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George C Schultz

Elkhart Lake, WI, USA United States Navy Seaman Apprentice, USS MONTEREY (CG-61), Norfolk, VA 01/28/2004, Norfolk, VA, USA From the first moment I held my son in my arms, I knew that God had given us someone very special.  The velvety softness of newborn baby hair against my cheek, the tiny, perfect facial features that […]

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Ian M Tawney

DALLAS, OR, US U.S. Marine Corps SGT, 3D BN 5TH MAR, (RCT-2, I MEF FWD), 1ST MAR DIV, CAMP PENDLETON, CA 10/16/2010, HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN U.S. Marine Sergeant Ian M. Tawney always maintained close ties to his Dallas roots, but even from an early age, he loved to explore. Tawney’s strong sense of independence manifested […]

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Jerry D Reed II

RUSSELLVILLE, AR, US U.S. Army SSG, CO A, 2ND BN, 28TH INF REG, 172ND IBCT(SEPARATE), GRAFENWOEHR, 02/16/2012, AFGHANISTAN, AF Staff Sergeant Reed joined the Army in 2000 after graduating from Russellville High School. He served in Iraq, Germany and Korea before being stationed in Afghanistan.  His family explained that Sergeant Reed loved the military and […]

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Frank R Gross

OLDSMAR, FL, US U.S. Army CPL, TROOP C, 2ND SQD, 38TH CAV REG, 504TH BFLD SURV BDE, FORT HOOD, TX 07/16/2011, KASAY KALAY, AFGHANISTAN My name is Craig Gross, father of Corporal Frank R. Gross.  Frank was Killed In Action, 16 July, 2011. A couple of things here: First of all, I would like to […]

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Nicholas Moses

SAINT CHARLES, MO, USA U.S. Army SFC, 3RD BATTALION, 5TH SPECIAL FORCES GROUP (AIRBORNE), FORT CAMPBELL, KY CLARKSVILLE, TN 03/15/2012 Sergeant First Class Nic Moses died March 15, 2012 after being shot multiple times by another soldier.  He was 26. Nic loved being with people–he took to everyone.  He could easily converse with a three […]

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