U.S. troops from Long Island who have died in Afghanistan or Iraq

Here are the names of American service members who died in connection with fighting in Afghanistan or Iraq.
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Name Age Community Died War Cause
Army Sgt. 1st Class Kevin E. Lipari 39 Baldwin 2012/12/17 Afghanistan -
Marine Lance Cpl. Greg Buckley Jr. 21 Oceanside 2012/08/10 Afghanistan One of three Marines fatally shot by a 15-year-old boy working for an Afghan police chief
Air Force Master Sgt. Tara Jacobs Brown 33 Formerly of Hempstead 2011/04/27 Afghanistan One of nine Americans killed when an Afghan pilot opened fire during a meeting at the Kabul airport
Army Staff Sgt. Frank E. Adamski III 26 Formerly of East Patchogue 2011/03/29 Afghanistan Died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire in Konar province
Army Sgt 1st Class Anthony Venetz Jr. 30 Wading River 2011/01/28 Afghanistan Died of injuries sustained in a non-combat incident in Parwan province
Army Lt. Joseph Theinert 24 Sag Harbor 2010/06/04 Afghanistan Died of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his unit using a rocket propelled grenade and an IED
Army Ranger Sgt. Jason Santora 25 Farmingville 2010/04/23 Afghanistan Died of wounds sustained while conducting combat operations in Logar province
Marine Lance Cpl. Justin Wilson 24 Formerly of Commack 2010/03/22 Afghanistan Died while supporting combat operations in Helmand province
Green Beret Staff Sgt. Keith Bishop 28 Medford 2009/10/26 Afghanistan Died of wounds suffered when the MH-47 helicopter he was aboard crashed in Darreh-ye Bum
Marine Lance Cpl. Leopold F. Damas 26 Floral Park 2009/08/17 Afghanistan Died while supporting combat operations in Helmand province
Marine Lance Cpl. James D. Argentine 22 Farmingdale 2009/08/06 Afghanistan Died while supporting combat operations in Farah province
Army National Guard Sgt. Juan Carlos Baldeosingh 30 Formerly of Hempstead 2009/06/29 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Spc. Jonathan Keller 29 Wading River 2009/01/24 Afghanistan Died at Fort Bragg while rehabilitating from gunshot wounds suffered in combat nine months earlier
Army Spc. Andre Darnell Mitchell 25 Elmont 2008/07/03 Iraq Died of injuries sustained in a vehicle accident
Army Spc. Anthony L. Mangano 36 Greenlawn 2008/06/21 Afghanistan Died of wounds suffered when his vehicle encountered an IED and small arms
Marine Lance Cpl. Jordan Haerter 19 Sag Harbor 2008/04/22 Iraq Died of wounds; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Spc. Zachary McBride 20 Lived 7 years in New Hyde Park 2008/01/09 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Pfc. Paulo Marko Pacificador 24 Shirley 2007/08/13 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Marine Cpl. Christopher G. Scherer 21 East Northport 2007/07/21 Iraq Died of wounds suffered while conducting combat operations
Army Pfc. Matthew E. Baylis 20 Lived in Oakdale 2007/05/31 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, gunshot
Army Spc. James E. Lundin 20 Grew up in Bellport 2007/05/30 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Pfc. Daniel A. Fuentes 19 Levittown 2007/04/06 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Sgt. James J. Regan 26 Manhasset 2007/02/09 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Spc. Justin R. Garcia 26 Elmhurst 2006/11/14 Iraq Died of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated during combat operations
Marine Sgt. Julian M. Arechaga 23 Baldwin 2006/10/09 Iraq Died while conducting combat operations against enemy forces
Marine Lance Cpl. Michael Glover 28 Garden City 2006/08/16 Iraq Died while conducting combat operations
Army Chief Warrant Officer John Engeman 45 Grew up in East Northport 2006/05/14 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Marine 2nd Lt. Michael L. Licalzi 24 Garden City 2006/05/11 Iraq Died as a result of a vehicle accident
Army Spc. Scott M. Bandhold 37 North Merrick 2006/04/12 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Spc. Thomas J. Wilwerth 21 Mastic 2006/02/23 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Spc. Lance S. Sage 26 Lakeview 2005/12/27 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Spc. Robert C. Pope II 22 East Islip 2005/11/07 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Marine Lance Cpl. Jared Kremm 25 Hauppauge 2005/10/27 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, artillery/mortar/rocket
Army Spc. Jose L. Ruiz 28 Brentwood 2005/08/15 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, gunshot
Army Sgt. James McNaughton 27 Centereach 2005/08/02 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, gunshot
Navy SEAL, Lt. Michael P. Murphy 29 Patchogue 2005/06/28 Afghanistan Died while conducting counter-terrorism operations in Kunar Province, Afghanistan
Navy hospital corpsman Jeffrey Wiener 32 Formerly of Valley Stream and Lynbrook 2005/05/07 Iraq Died in a combat-related incident
Army Spc. Robert DeFazio 21 West Babylon 2005/04/24 Afghanistan Died in Kandahar of non-combat related injuries
Army Spc. Wilfredo Urbina 29 Baldwin 2004/11/29 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Marine 1st Lt. Matthew D. Lynch 25 Jericho 2004/10/31 Iraq Died when his Humvee was hit by a massive explosion
Army Staff Sgt. James L. Pettaway Jr. 37 Southampton 2004/10/03 Iraq Died at Fort Sam Houston, Texas, of injuries sustained Aug. 27 when he was involved in a motor vehicle accident
Marine Lance Cpl. Ramon Mateo 20 Brentwood 2004/09/24 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Marine 1st Lt. Ronald D. Winchester 25 Rockville Centre 2004/09/02 Iraq Killed in action; Weaponry, explosive device
Army Sgt. Gregory Wahl 30 Valley Stream 2004/05/03 Iraq Died when military vehicle left the road and flipped over in a canal, drowning
Coast Guard Petty Officer Nathan Bruckenthal 24 Stony Brook 2004/04/24 Iraq Killed in a waterborne attack on the Khawr Al Amaya oil terminal in the northern Persian Gulf
Marine Cpl. Kevin T. Kolm 23 Hicksville 2004/04/13 Iraq Killed by hostile fire
Army Sgt. Michael J. Esposito Jr. 22 Brentwood 2004/03/18 Afghanistan Died when unit came under fire in the Hindu Kush mountains
Army Spc. Jacob Fletcher 28 Bay Shore 2003/11/13 Iraq Died when explosives struck a bus he was riding on in the town of Samara
Army Pfc. Raheen Tyson Heighter 22 Bay Shore 2003/07/24 Iraq Killed north of Al Hawd, Iraq, when military convoy came under enemy fire
Air Force Master Sgt. Michael Maltz 42 Wheatley Hills 2003/03/23 Afghanistan Killed in an HH-60 Pave Hawk accident
Marine Staff Sgt. Scott Germosen 37 Coram 2002/01/09 Afghanistan Killed as a result of the crash of a KC-130/R aircraft
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