Fortson, Roger
Air Force Senior airman

Roger Fortson, age 23, from Florida.

Service era: Post War on Terror
Military history: 4th Special Operations Squadron

Date of death: Friday, May 3, 2024
Death details: Roger was in his off-base apartment in Fort Walton Beach when he was shot and killed by police responding to a complaint. Police said Roger had a firearm.

Source: Associated Press (2024)

Aregbesola, Oriola Michael
Navy Aviation machinist mate 2

Oriola Michael Aregbesola, age 34, from Broward County Miramar, Florida .

Service era: Post war on terror
Military history: 5th Fleet area of operation, Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group

Date of death: Wednesday, March 20, 2024
Death details: Non-hostile death

Source: Department of Defense, Linked In

Abbott, Derek Joshua
Mississippi National Guard Chief warrant officer

Derek Joshua Abbott, age 42, from Mississippi.

Spouse: Married
Children: Three children

Military history: Delta Company of the 2nd Battalion, 151st Lakota Medical Evacuation unit

Date of death: Monday, February 19, 2024
Death details: Killed in the crash of a AH-64 Apache helicopter during a routine training flight near Booneville, Mississippi.

Source: Stars and Stripes, National Guard Association of Mississippi, Oxford Eagle

Zemek, Bryan Andrew
Mississippi National Guard Chief warrant officer

Bryan Andrew Zemek, age 36, from Mississippi.

Spouse: Married
Children: Four children

Schools: New Albany High (2005)
Military history: Delta Company of the 2nd Battalion, 151st Lakota Medical Evacuation unit

Date of death: Monday, February 19, 2024
Death details: Killed in the crash of a AH-64 Apache helicopter during a routine training flight near Booneville, Mississippi.

Source: Stars and Stripes, Oxford Eagle

Clennon, Romario
Navy Operations specialist 3

Romario Clennon, age 21, from Fulton County Snellville, Georgia .

Service era: Post War on Terror

Date of death: Monday, December 30, 2024
Death details: Died while hospitalized in Japan following a shooting incident aboard the destroyer USS Ralph Johnson.

Source: U.S. Naval Institute, Eternal Hills Funeral Home

Nava, Miguel
Marines Captain

Miguel Nava, age 28, from Grand Traverse County Traverse City, Michigan .

Service era: Post War on Terror

Date of death: Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Death details: Among five men killed when their helicopter crashed in the Cuyamaca Mountains in California during a heavy storm.

Source: Los Angeles Times (2024)

Casey, Jack
Marines Captain

Jack Casey, age 26, from Strafford County Dover, New Hampshire .

Service era: Post War on Terror

Date of death: Tuesday, February 6, 2024
Death details: Among five men killed when their helicopter crashed in the Cuyamaca Mountains in California during a heavy storm.

Source: Los Angeles Times (2024)