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Tampa Bay troops killed in Iraq and Afghanistan

Tampa Bay area casualties These are the men and women from the Tampa Bay area (Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco, Hernando and Citrus counties) who have died serving our nation in Iraq and Afghanistan • Army Capt. James Adamouski, 29, Tampa. Iraq, April 2, 2003. • Army Staff Sgt. Kevin D. Akins, 29, Plant City. Afghanistan, March 12, 2006. • Army Spc. Marc A. Anderson, 30, Brandon/Fort Myers. Afghanistan, March 4, 2002. • Marine Sgt. Daniel M. Angus, 28, Thonotosassa. Afghanistan, Jan. 24, 2010 • Marine Lance Cpl. Andrew J. Aviles, 18, Tampa. Iraq, April 7, 2003 • Army Pfc. Roberto C. Baez, 19, Tampa. Iraq, Oct. 3, 2005 • Army Pfc. Brandon K. Bobb, 20, Riverview. Iraq, July 17, 2007 • Army Sgt. Dennis J. Boles, 46, Homosassa. Kuwait (Iraq war), Oct. 24, 2004 • Army Pfc. Joshua D. Brown, 26, Tampa. Iraq, June 3, 2007 • Marine Lance Cpl. Brian Rory Buesing, 20, Cedar Key and New Port Richey. Iraq, March 23, 2003 • Army 1st. Lt. Dimitri A. del Castillo, 24, Tampa. Afghanistan, June 25, 2011 • Army Sgt. Cory L. Clark, 25, Plant City. Afghanistan, Aug. 28, 2007 • Army Spc. Justin D. Coleman, 21, Hernando Beach. Afghanistan, July 24, 2009 • Army Spc. David A. Croft Jr., 22, Plant City. Iraq, Jan. 5, 2010 • Army Pfc. Paul O. Cuzzupe, 23, Plant City. Afghanistan, Aug. 8, 2010 • Army Sgt. Wilbert Davis, 40, Tampa. Iraq, April 3, 2003 • Army Pfc. Marc A. Delgado, 21, Lithia. Iraq, Nov. 24, 2005 • Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua W. Dickinson, 25, New Port Richey. Iraq, Dec. 12, 2004 • Army Sgt. 1st Class Jason J. Fabrizi, 29, Seffner. Afghanistan, July 14, 2009 • Army Sgt. Dennis J. Flanagan, 22, Inverness. Iraq, Jan. 20, 2006 • Marine Lance Cpl. Ronald D. Freeman, 25, Plant City. Afghanistan, April 28, 2011 • Army Staff Sgt. Joseph F. Fuerst III, 26, Tampa. Afghanistan, June 24, 2006 • Army Sgt. Denis J. Gallardo, 22, St. Petersburg. Iraq, Nov. 22, 2005 • Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Ronald Ginther, 37, Auburndale. Iraq, May 2, 2004 • Army Spc. Cody C. Grater, 20, Spring Hill. Iraq, July 29, 2007 • Army Cpl. Aaron M. Griner, 24, Tampa. Afghanistan, June 28, 2006 • Army Spc. Frank R. Gross, 25, Oldsmar. Afghanistan. July 16, 2011 • Army Staff Sgt. John Hartman Jr., 39, Tampa. Iraq, Nov. 30, 2006 • Air Force 1st Lt. Joseph D. Helton, 24, Tampa. Iraq, Sept. 8, 2009 • Army Sgt. 1st Class David Heringes, 36, Tampa. Iraq, Aug. 24, 2007 • Army Spc. David A. Hess, 25, Ruskin. Afghanistan, Oct. 10, 2010 • Army Sgt. William R. Howdeshell, 37, St. Petersburg. Iraq, July 26, 2007 • Army Spc. Arturo Huerta-Cruz, 23, Clearwater. Iraq, April 14, 2008 • Army Sgt. Michael Lehmiller, 23, Tampa. Afghanistan, Aug. 21, 2005 • Army Spc. Eric Lembke, 25, Plant City. Afghanistan, Oct. 23, 2009 • Army Sgt. Bryan Luckey, 25, Tampa. Iraq, June 29, 2006 • Army Pfc. Michael C. Mahr, 26, Homosassa. Afghanistan, March 22, 2011 • Army Pfc. Christophe J. Marquis, 40, Tampa. Afghanistan, Sept. 4, 2011 • Army Sgt. Marcus C. Mathes, 26, Zephyrhills. Iraq, April 28, 2008 • Army Sgt. Benjamin E. Mejia, 25, Tampa. Iraq, May 31, 2006 • Army Pfc. Patrick J. Miller, 23, New Port Richey. Iraq, March 29, 2008 • Marine Sgt. Lea Robert Mills, 21, Masaryktown. Iraq, April 28, 2006 • Army Pfc. Jody W. Missildine, 19, Plant City. Iraq, April 8, 2006 • Army Spc. Jonathan C. O'Neill, 22, Zephyrhills. Afghanistan, June 15, 2009 • Army Pfc. Louis Niedermeier, 20, Largo. Iraq, June 1, 2005 • Army Pfc. Cody J. Orr, 21, Ruskin. Iraq, Jan. 17, 2004 • Marine Lance Cpl. James R. Phillips, 21, Plant City. Iraq, Dec. 23, 2004 • Marine Cpl. Jonathan D. Porto, 26, St. Petersburg/Largo. Afghanistan, March 14, 2010 • Army Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn, 37, Tampa. Iraq, May 27, 2003 • Army Cpl. John T. Rivero, 23, Tampa. Kuwait (Iraq war), April 17, 2003 • Army Spc. Alexis Roman-Cruz, 33, Brandon. Iraq, Nov. 16, 2005 • Army Pfc. Jonathan M. Rossi, 20, Safety Harbor. Iraq, July 1, 2007 • Army Sgt. Michael D. Rowe, 23, New Port Richey. Iraq, March 28, 2006 • Army 2nd Lt. Charles R. Rubado, 23, Clearwater. Iraq, Aug. 29, 2005 • Army Spc. Raymond A. Salerno, 27, Land O'Lakes. Iraq, July 16, 2006 • Army Staff Sgt. Michael W. Schafer, 25, Spring Hill. Afghanistan, July 25, 2005 • Marine Lance Cpl. Nathaniel J. A. Schultz, 19, Safety Harbor. Afghanistan, Aug. 21, 2010 • Army Staff Sgt. Wentz Shanaberger III, 33, Zephyrhills. Iraq, March 24, 2004 • Marine Lance Cpl. Antonio Sledd, 20, Tampa. Kuwait (Operation Enduring Freedom/Afghanistan war), Oct. 8, 2002 • Army 1st Lt. Kevin J. Smith, 28, Brandon. Iraq, Dec. 8, 2005 • Army Sgt. 1st Class Paul R. Smith, 33, Tampa. Iraq, April 4, 2003. Awarded Medal of Honor • Army Sgt. James D. Stewart, 29, St. Petersburg. Iraq, June 21, 2005 • Army Sgt. Robert Surber, 24, Inverness. Iraq, June 3, 2007 • Army Maj. David G. Taylor Jr., 37, Tampa. Iraq, Oct. 22, 2006 • Marine Cpl. Johnathan W. Taylor, 23, Homosassa. Afghanistan, Feb. 22, 2011 • Army Spc. David W. Thomas, 40, St. Petersburg. Afghanistan, June 27, 2010 • Army Staff Sgt. Michael D. Thomas, 34, Seffner. Afghanistan, April 27, 2007 • Army Sgt. Antwan L. Walker, 22, Tampa. Iraq, May 18, 2005 • Marine Lance Cpl. Kevin G. Waruinge, 22, Tampa. Iraq, Aug. 3, 2005 • Army Chief Warrant Officer Aaron A. Weaver, 32, Floral City. Iraq, Jan. 8, 2004 • Marine Lance Cpl. Nicholas Wilt, 23, Tampa. Iraq, Sept. 3, 2004 • Army Lt. Col. Peter E. Winston, 56, Plant City. Iraq, Nov. 13, 2006 Compiled from Times files, Associated Press casualty databases

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