The defense of Freedom is an ongoing battle, one that continues to call our finest, one that comes with great cost. Let those who bear this cost never be forgotten.

Iraqi Freedom Memorial
 

Afghanistan Memorial
 

1st Battalion / 3rd Marines Killed in Iraq

Name

Hometown Age Date KIA Unit
LCpl. Richard P. Slocum Saugus, CA 19 Oct 24, 04 Wpns-1-3
LCpl Jeremy D. Bow Lemoore, CA 20 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
LCpl Travis A.. Fox Cowpens, SC 25 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
LCpl Michael P. Scarborough Washington, GA 28 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
Cpl Cristopher J. Lapka Peoria, AZ 22 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
LCpl John T Byrd II Fairview, WV 23 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
Sgt Kelley L. Courtney Macon, GA 28 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
Pfc Andrew G. Riedel Northglenn, CO 19 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
Pfc John Lukac Las Vegas, Nev 19 Oct 30, 04 B-1-3
Petty Officer Third Class Julian Woods Jacksonville, Fl 22 Nov 10, 04 C-1-3
LCpl Aaron C. Pickering Marion, IL 20, Nov 10, 04 C-1-3
SSgt. Theodore S. Holder II Littleton, CO 27 Nov 11, 04 LAR
LCpl Brian A. Medina Woodbridge, VA 20 Nov 12, 04 B-1-3
LCpl David M. Branning Cockesville, MD 21 Nov 12, 04 B-1-3
Sgt. Rafael Peralta San Diego, CA 25 Nov 15, 04 A-1-3
LCpl. Michael A. Downey Phoenix, Ariz. 21 Nov 19, 04 CEP
Cpl. Michael R. Cohen Jacobus, PA 23 Nov 22,04 A-1-3
LCpl Kyle Burns Laramie, WY 20 Nov 11, 04 LAR
LCpl Blake Magoay Pearl City, Hi 20 Nov 29, 04 LAR
LCpl Jason Smith Phoenix, AZ 21 Dec 31,04 LAR
LCpl. Jeffery S. Blanton Fayetteville, Ga 23 Dec 12, 04 C 1/3
LCpl. Franklin A. Sweger San Antonio, TX 24 Dec 16, 04 A 1/3
Cpl. Stephen P. Johnson Covina, Ca 24 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Fred L. Maciel Spring, TX 20 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
SSgt. Brian D. Bland Weston, WY 26 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Sgt. Michael W. Finke Jr. Huron, Oh 28 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
1st Lt. Travis J. Fuller Granville, MS 26 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Timothy M. Gibson Hillsborough, NH 23 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Richard A. Gilbert Jr. Montgomery, OH 26 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Kyle J. Grimes Northampton, Pa 21 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Nathaniel K. Moore Champaign, IL 22 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Lance Cpl. Gael Saintvil Orange, Fl 24 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Nathan A. Schubert Cherokee, Iowa 22 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Michael L. Starr Jr. Baltimore, Md 21 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Jonathan E. Etterling Wheelersburg, Oh 22 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Brian C. Hopper Wynne, Ark 21 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Saeed Jafarkhani-Torshizi Jr. Fort Worth, TX 24 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Sean P. Kelly Pitman, NJ 23 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Allan Klein Clinton Township, Mi 34 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. James L. Moore Roseburg, Or 24 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Mourad Ragimov San Diego, Ca 20 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Rhonald D. Rairdan San Antonio, TX 20 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Hector Ramos Aurora, Il 20 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Darrell J. Schumann Hampton, Va 25 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
1stLt. Dustin M. Shumney Vallejo, Ca 30 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Matthew R. Smith West Valley, Ut 24 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Petty Officer 3rd Class John D. House Ventura, Ca 28 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Cpl. Timothy A. Knight Brooklyn, Oh 22 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
LCpl. Joseph B. Spence Scotts Valley, Ca 24 Jan 26, 05 C-1-3
Lance Cpl. Sean P. Maher Grays Lake, Il 19 Feb 2, 05 Wpns-1-3
SGT David Christoff , K 3/3  and  Co Rossford, OH 25 May 21,06 B-1/3

1st Battalion / 3rd Marines Killed in Afghanistan

Name

Hometown Age Date KIA Unit
Lance Cpl. Billy D. Brixey Jr Ferriday, LA 21 Jan 25,06 H&S
Corpsman 3rd Class John T. Fralish New Kingstown, PA 30 Feb 6,06 Alpha
Pfc. Matthew L. Bertolino Hampstead, NH 20 Feb 9,06 Alpha
Lance Cpl. Nicholas R. Anderson Sauk City, WI 21 Mar 13,06 Weapons
Lance Cpl. Mark D. Juarez San Antonio, TX 23 Jan 09,10 H&S
Lance Cpl. Jacob A. Meinert  Fort Atkinson, WI 20 Jan 10, 10 Bravo
Lance Cpl. Timothy J. Poole Bowling Green, WY 22 Jan 24, 10 Bravo
Lance Cpl. Noah M. Pier Charlotte, N.C. 25 Feb 16, 10 Bravo
Lance Cpl Curtis Swenson Rochester, MN 20 Apr 2, 10 Weapons
Cpl. Nicholas S. Ott Manchester, NJ 23 Aug 10,11 Charlie