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Navy PO1 Neil C. Roberts, 32, of Woodland, California. Died March 4, 2002, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to SEAL Team 2, Norfolk, VA. Died of wounds sustained when hit by enemy small-arms fire during Operation Anaconda. PO1 Roberts fell from the Chinook helicopter he was in as it lifted from a landing position when it came under enemy RPG fire. He died trying to secure the area for another landing in the Arma Mountains, Afghanistan. (RECIPIENT OF NAVY CROSS FOR HEROISM)

Army Staff Sgt. Robert R. Pirelli Died August 15, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 29, of Franklin, Mass.; assigned to 3rd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Carson, Colo.; died Aug. 15 in Baqubah, Iraq, of wounds sustained from enemy small-arms fire.

Chris Kyle. Did 4 tours in Iraq and considered the deadliest sniper in American history. Author of the best selling book "American Sniper" was shot and killed on a gun range counseling military veterans dealing with PTSD. An American hero and native Texan. R.I.P.

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Navy Special Warfare Operator Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Kevin A. Houston Died August 6, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 35, of West Hyannisport, Mass.; assigned to an East Coast-based SEAL team; died Aug. 6 in Wardak province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when the CH-47 Chinook helicopter in which he was riding was shot down.

Petty Officer First Class Jason Workman, age 31, had served in the United States Navy for the past eight years. A member of the elite Seal Team Six. He was killed in a Chinook helicopter when it was brought down by enemy fire. In total, 38 men were killed in the accident. The helicopter was ferrying the group of Navy Seals to a firefight involving Taliban troops and U.S. Army Rangers. The helicopter was arriving in the area when it was hit. They were killed instantly. R.I.P.

Sgt. Samuel C. Hairston who died this week in Afghanistan, 35, of Houston, Texas. Died August 12, 2014, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Died of wounds sustained from enemy small-arms fire during combat operations in Ghazni, Ghazni Province, Afghanistan.

Marine Sgt Charles C. Strong, 28, of Suffolk, Virginia. Died September 15, 2014, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 2nd Marine Special Operations Battalion, Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Died of wounds sustained from enemy small-arms in a so-called green-on-blue attack when a trainee dressed in an Afghan National Army uniform turned his weapon on the instructors while conducting combat operations in Herat Province…

Navy Special Warfare Operator Chief Petty Officer (SEAL) Stephen M. Mills Died August 6, 2011 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 35, of Fort Worth, Texas; assigned to an East Coast-based SEAL team; died Aug. 6 in Wardak province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when the CH-47 Chinook helicopter in which he was riding was shot down.