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 Sgt. Mark C. Palmateer Died June 26, 2008 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 38, of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 101st Cavalry Regiment (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition), New York Army National Guard, Jamestown, N.Y.; died from wounds sustained June 26 near Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, when his convoy encountered improvised explosive devices, small arms fire and rocket-propelled grenades.
Marine Cpl. David M. Sonka., 23, of Parker, Colorado. Died May 4, 2013, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 2nd Marine Special Operations Battalion, Camp Lejeune, North Carolinao. Died in Farah Province, Afghanistan, from injuries sustained by small arms fire when an Afghan soldier turned his weapon against him while on patrol.
Army Pfc. Casey P. Mason Died November 13, 2007 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 22, of Lake, Mich.; assigned to the 728th Military Police Battalion, 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; died Nov. 13 in Mosul, Iraq, of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit using small-arms fire.
Navy Lt. (SEAL) Michael M. McGreevy Jr. Died June 28, 2005 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 30, of Portville, N.Y.; assigned to SEAL Team 10, Virginia Beach, Va.; died June 28 when an MH-47 Chinook helicopter crashed while ferrying personnel to a battle against militants in eastern Afghanistan.