NM Fallen Heroes 2010 to 2016

NM FALLEN HEROES 2010 – 2016
Army Pfc. Zachary G. Lovejoy, 20, of Albuquerque, N.M., died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their vehicle with an improvised explosive device Feb. 2, 2010 in Zabul province, Afghanistan.  They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.
Army Pfc. Zachary G. Lovejoy, 20, of Albuquerque, N.M., died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their vehicle with an improvised explosive device Feb. 2, 2010 in Zabul province, Afghanistan. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

2/2/2010

PFC Zachary Lovejoy (U.S. Army) The 20-year old Albuquerque native was killed when an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) struck his vehicle while on patrol in Zabul Province, Afghanistan.
Brandon Barrett

5/5/2010

1stLt Brandon Barrett (U.S. Marine Corps) The 27-year old native of Albuquerque was killed by sniper fire in Marjah, Afghanistan while on a mission to support combat operations by his unit on patrol in Helmand Province.
CharlesHigh

8/17/2010

PVT Charles Milton High IV (U.S. Army) The 21-year old Albuquerque native was killed when an improvised explosive device detonated near his patrol vehicle in Kunar province, Afghanistan.
Thode, James

12/1/2010

SFC James Thode (U.S. Army) The 45-year old resident of Farmington was killed in action on December 1st by a roadside bomb while he was on patrol in Afghanistan. It was the 2nd tour of duty for Sgt. Thode.
Misenere, Garret

12/27/2010

Sgt Garrett Misener (U.S. Marine Corps) The 25-year old native of Clovis was killed on December 27th from an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast while on patrol in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Stiggins, Antonio

4/22/2011

PFC Antonio Stiggins (U.S. Army) The 25-year old native of Roswell was killed on April 22nd, 2011, when insurgents attacked his convoy unit with an Improvised Explosive Device in the city of Numaniyah, southeast of Baghdad during Operation New Dawn. He was the first New Mexican casualty from Operation New Dawn.
Diaz, Christopher

9/28/2011

Sgt. Christopher Diaz (U.S. Marine Corps) The 27-year old native of Albuquerque was killed while trying to rescue a wounded fellow U.S. Marine during combat operations in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Herrera Parnell

12/31/11

SGT Pernell Herrerra (NM Army National Guard) The 33-year old native of Española died in a non-combat related incident near Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Nuanes_Israel

5/12/12

SSG Israel Nuañes (U.S. Army) The 38-year old native of Las Cruces was killed in Kandahar Province of injuries suffered from an enemy attack.
WADE, Tristan

3/22/2013

SGT Tristan Wade (U.S. Army) The 23-year old native of Indianapolis, Indiana was killed when his unit was attacked by enemy forces while on patrol in Ghanzi Province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the
573rd Clearance Company, 2nd Engineer Battalion at White Sands Missile Range.
Milliard Errol

7/4/2013

PVT Errol Milliard (U.S. Army) The 18-year old native of Birmingham, AL died of injuries sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with a Rocket-Propelled Grenade (RPG) while on patrol in Farah Province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 2nd Engineer Battalion/36th Engineer Brigade at White Sands Missile Range.
hostetter

8/23/2013

PV2 Jonathan M. Hostetter The 20-year old native of Milan, MO, died in Haft Asiab, Afghanistan on August 23, 2012 from wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) during combat operations. Hostetter was assigned to 2nd Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, out of White Sands Missile Range.
SPCKenAlvarez

8/23/2013

SPC Kenneth C. Alvarez The 23-year old native of Santa Maria, CA, died in Haft Asiab, Afghanistan on August 23, 2012 from wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) during combat operations. Hostetter was assigned to 2nd Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, out of White Sands Missile Range.
FH Butler Keith

5/10/2014

MAJ Keith Butler (U.S. Army) The 56-year old Artesia native was killed when his vehicle struck an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) while on patrol in an undiscolsed location in Afghanistan. MAJ Butler served 37-years with the Marines and Army. He died in what was his 44th combat tour of Iraq and Afghanistan.
McClintock Matthew

1/5/2016

SSG Matthew McClintock The 30-year old Albuquerque native was killed by small-arms fire when his unit was engaged with enemy forces in Helmand Province. He was assigned to A Company, 1st Battalion, 19th Special Forces Group, Army National Guard in Buckley, Washington.