Confirmed Dead and Wounded

January 20-26, 2005 In Iraq

The following members of the United States Armed Forces died this past week in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Since the inception of hostilities, 1,377 service members have died, 1,235 of them since Pres. George W. Bush declared an end to major combat operations on May 1, 2003. Thus far, 10,632 service members have been wounded in action.

Jesus Fonseca, 19

Private First Class, Army

1st Battalion

503rd Infantry Regiment

2nd Infantry Division

Marietta, Georgia

Christopher J. Sullivan, 29

Captain, Army

1st Battalion

5th Cavalry Regiment

1st Cavalry Division

Princeton, Massachusetts

Kyle W. Childress, 29

Sergeant, Army

1st Squadron

4th Cavalry

1st Infantry Division

Terre Haute, Indiana

Joe F. Lusk II, 25

Captain, Army

3rd Battalion

3rd Aviation Regiment

Reedley, California

Nainoa K. Hoe, 27

First Lieutenant, Army

21st Infantry Regiment

1st Brigade

25th Infantry Division


Jose C. Rangel, 43

Staff Sergeant, Army National Guard

1106th Aviation Classification

Repair Activity Depot

Saratoga, California

Leonard W. Adams, 42

Sergeant, Army National Guard

105th Military Police Battalion

18th Military Police Brigade

Mooresville, North Carolina

Brett D. Swank

Sergeant, Army

1st Battalion

509th Infantry Regiment

Northumberland, Pennsylvania