Navy PO1. Nicolas D. Checque, 28, of Monroeville, Pennsylvania. Died December 8, 2012, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to SEAL Team Six, an East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit. Died near Kabul, Afghanistan, of combat related injuries during a successful raid to free Dr. Dilip Joseph of Colorado who was being held captive by the Taliban. Honor him.
Navy CPO. Christian M. Pike, 31, of Peoria, Arizona. Died March 13, 2013, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to a West Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit. Died in Landstuhl, Germany, as a result of combat-related injuries sustained on March 10 while conducting stability operations in Maiwand District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. CPO Pike was a Navy SEAL and Chief Crytologic Technician. #military #operators #navyseals #frogmen
MWD Barry, a Belgian Malinois who holds the distinction of being Naval Special Warfare Group Two’s “first dog". MWD Barry was 12 years old. MWD Barry passed away yesterday morning, January 6, 2017. MWD Barry served with Navy SEALs in Iraq for three years and participated in over 225 combat missions. He is credited with NSWG2’s largest explosive find including 125 pounds of homemade explosives, 75 feet of detonation cord, 50 blasting caps and 2 hand grenades.
Navy SWO PO1. Patrick D. Feeks, 28, of Edgewater, Maryland. Died August 16, 2012, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to Naval Special Warfare Group, San Diego, California. Died in Shah Wali Kot District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, when the helicopter he was in crashed while engaged in a firefight.