Army Spc. Erica P. Alecksen, 21, of Eatonton, Georgia. Died July 8, 2012, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 978th Military Police Company, 93rd Military Police Battalion, Fort Bliss, Texas. Died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked her unit in Maidan Shahr, Wardak Province, Afghanistan, with an improvised explosive device.
Army Sgt. Timothy P. Padgett Died May 8, 2007 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 28, of DeFuniak Springs, Fla.; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group, Fort Bragg, N.C.; died May 8 in Tarin Kwot, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when his unit was attacked by enemy forces during combat patrol operations.
Army Pfc. Adam C. Ross, 19, of Lyman, South Carolina. Died July 24, 2012, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Vicenza, Italy. Died in Wardak Province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he came under enemy small arms fire.
Army Sgt. 1st Class Dennis R. Murray Died November 21, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 38, of Red Boiling Springs, Tenn.; assigned to 2nd Battalion, 34th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.; died Nov. 21 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds caused by an improvised explosive device.