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From DoD News Release 26 Feb 11
Military Casualty Report for February 2011

Staff Sgt. Jerome Firtamag, 29, of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, was medically evacuated from
Kandahar, Afghanistan, to the United States on Dec. 1, 2010, for treatment of a non-combat related illness.  He died
Feb. 24 in Pembroke, Ky.  Firtamag was assigned to the 96th Combat Support Battalion, 101st Combat Aviation
Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Cpl. Johnathan W. Taylor, 23, of Homosassa, Fla., died Feb. 22 while conducting combat operations in Helmand
province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine
Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Sgt. Robert C. Sisson Jr., 29, of Aliquippa, Pa., died Feb. 21 in Kandahar district, Afghanistan, in a non-combat
related incident.  He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th
Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.

1st Lt. Daren M. Hidalgo, 24, of Waukesha, Wis., died Feb. 20 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds
suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.  He was assigned to 3rd Squadron,
2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.

Lance Cpl. Andrew P. Carpenter, 27, of Columbia, Tenn., died Feb. 19 of wounds received Feb. 14 while conducting
combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment,
2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Staff Sgt. Bradley C. Hart, 25, of Perrysburg, Ohio died February 17 at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa, of injuries
sustained in a non combat incident.  He was assigned to the U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg,
N.C.

Airman 1st Class Christoffer P. Johnson, 20, of Clarksville, Tenn., died Feb. 17 due to a non-combat related incident
in Southwest Asia.  He was assigned to the 423rd Security Forces Squadron, Royal Air Force Alconbury, England.

Sgt. Matthew J. Deyoung, 26, of Talent, Ore., died Feb. 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province,
Afghanistan.  He was assigned to the 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary
Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Spc. Jonathan A. Pilgeram, 22, of Great Falls, Mont., died Feb. 17 in Konar province, Afghanistan, of wounds
suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using small arms fire.  He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 327th
Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

Airman 1st Class Corey C. Owens, 26, of San Antonio, Texas, died Feb. 17 due to a non-combat related incident at
Al Asad Air Base, Iraq.  He was assigned to the 47th Security Forces Squadron, Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas.

Sgt. Lashawn D. Evans, 24, of Columbia, S.C., died Feb. 15 in Baghdad province, Iraq, in a non-combat related
incident.  He was assigned to the 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment, Combat Aviation
Brigade, 1st Infantry Division,Fort Riley, Kan.

Spc. Nathan B. Carse, 32, of Harrod, Ohio, died Feb. 8 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when
insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.  He was assigned to the 2nd Engineer Battalion,
176th Engineer Brigade, White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

Sgt. Patrick R. Carroll, 25, of Norwalk, Ohio, died Feb. 7 in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained
when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.  He was assigned to the 319th Military
Intelligence Battalion, 525th Battlefield Surveillance Brigade, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Lance Cpl. Aaron M. Swanson, 21, of Jamestown, N.Y., died Feb. 7 while conducting combat operations in Helmand
province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine
Forces Reserve, Buffalo, N.Y.

Cpl. Lucas T. Pyeatt, 24, of West Chester, Ohio, died Feb. 5 while conducting combat operations in Helmand
province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to the 2nd Radio Battalion, II Marine Expeditionary Force Headquarters
Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Spec. Ryan A. Gartner, 23, of Dumont, N.J., died Feb. 1 in Bagram, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained in a
non-combat incident.  He was assigned to the 201st Military Intelligence Battalion, Ft. Sam Houston, Joint Base San
Antonio, Texas.

Spc. Omar Soltero, 28, of San Antonio, Texas, died Jan. 31 in Wardak province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered
when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device.  He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 4th
Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Polk, La.

The Department of Defense announced today the deaths of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring
Freedom.  They died Jan. 29 in Helmand province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked
their unit with an improvised explosive device.  They were assigned to the 264th Combat Sustainment Support
Battalion, 82nd Sustainment Brigade, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Killed were: Spc. Joshua R. Campbell, 22, of Bennett, Colo.; and Spc. Shawn A. Muhr, 26, of Coon Rapids, Iowa.