Lance Cpl. Robert D. Ulmer, 22, of Landisville, Pa., died June 5, 2009 as a result of a non-hostile incident in Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, II Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune N.C. The incident is under investigation.
Lance Cpl. Sok Khak Ung 22, October 19, 2003, was killed in a drive-by shooting. He was a part of the Jessica Lynch rescue team.
Cpl. Steve Vahaviolos, 21, of Airmont, N.Y. Died May 11, 2006, as a result of a vehicle accident in Al Anbar province, Iraq. All four Marines were assigned to the 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
.Gunnery Sgt. Marcelo R. Velasco, 40, of Miami, died Nov. 19, 2008 from injuries sustained in a non-hostile incident in Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to I Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters Group, I MEF, Camp Pendleton, Calif. The incident is currently under investigation.
Lance Cpl. Emmanuel Villarreal, 21, of Eagle Pass, Texas, died May 27, 2007 from a non-hostile
vehicle accident at Kuwait Naval Base, Kuwait. He was assigned to Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.
Lance Cpl. Kristopher C. Warren 19, 4th Battalion, 14th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division Resaca, Georgia Died from homicide by a fellow Marine in Anbar province, Iraq, on November 9, 2006. The Marine Corps is calling the 2006 death of Calhoun native Cody Warren negligence and has charged another Marine in his death.
Lance Cpl. Cody G. Watson 21, 2nd Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force Oxford, Alabama Died from illness in Anbar province, Iraq, on December 6, 2006.
Cpl. Justin J. Watts 20, Headquarters & Service Company, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force Crownsville, Maryland. Died from an apparent non-hostile gunshot wound in Haditha, Iraq, on January 14, 2005.
CPL Andrew White, USMC. On 12 Feb 08 Andrew died from prescription polypharmacy while being treated by the VA for PTSD. His story.
Lance Cpl. Russell P. White 19, 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division Dagsboro, Delaware. Died due to a non-combat related incident at Camp Bulldog, Afghanistan,
on June 20, 2004.
Cpl. Donte J. Whitworth, 21, of Noblesville, Ind., died Feb. 28, 2009 as a result of a non-hostile vehicle accident in Anbar province, Iraq. He was assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 15, 1st Marine Logistics Group, Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz.
Sgt. Boyd Wicks, Jr. Wilmington, DE 2/1/2004. Please also remember those who came back after combat and died from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) through suicide. My son, USMC Infantry Sgt. Boyd W. “Chip” Wicks Jr. died that way. After combat in Iraq from March-June 2003, he came back to the U.S. and was discharged in October 2003. In February 2004 he committed suicide.
Cpt. Bryan D. Willard, 33, of Hummelstown, Pa. WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2006. The Defense Department announced the names of eight Marines and two airmen killed in a Feb. 17, 2006 helicopter crash while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. All 10 died when two CH-53 Sea
Stallion helicopters crashed into the Gulf of Aden near Ras Siyyan, northern Djibouti, while flying a training mission in the Godoria Range area, officials reported. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
Marine Sgt. Jeannette L. Williams, 25, KC-130 crash in Pakistan mountains, Jan. 9, 2002.
Lance Cpl. Michael J. Williams, 31, of Yuma, Arizona, died on March 23, 2003 in Nasiriyah, Iraq of possible friendly fire. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, Camp Lejeune, NC.
Staff Sgt. Ronald L. Williams, 29, of Anchorage, Alaska, was discovered at home in a residential tower on Camp Kinser on January 30, 2012. The cause of death is under investigation by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service. Williams was an aircraft rescuer and firefighter assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron on Marine Corps Air Station Futenma in Ginowan, according to the service. He had been stationed on Okinawa since March.
Cpl. Bryan S. Wilson, 22, of Otterbein, Indiana, died December 1 ,2004 as result of a non-hostile vehicle incident in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. Wilson was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 11thMarine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California.
Lance Cpl. Jordan D. Winkler 19, Combat Service Support Battalion 1, Combat Service Support Group 11, 1st Force Service Support Group, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force Tulsa, Oklahoma Died due to a non-combat related incident at Camp Falluja, Iraq, on November 26, 2004 US Marines – He was assigned to Combat Service Support Battalion 1, Combat Service Support Group 11, 1st Force Service Support Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, California. The incident is under investigation.
Sgt. Jeannette L. Winters, 25, of De Page, Illinois, died on Jan. 9, 2002; plane crash in Pakistan.
Spc. Jody Michael Wirawan, 22, of Eagle River, Alabama. September 8, 2008, suicide after fatally shooting another service member at Ft. Hood, TX.
Sgt. Christopher M. Wrinkle, 29, of Dallastown, PA, died on July 31, 2011 in a house fire in Herat Province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command’s 2nd Marine Special Operations Battalion, based at Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Lance Cpl. Robert Zurheide, Jr., 20, died in Iraq on April 12, 2004, friendly fire. 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force. Camp Pendlton Ca