As reported by the Department of Defense - the following soldiers died in May 2008 supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Pvt. Branden P. Haunert, 21, of Cincinnati, Ohio, died May 18 in Tikrit, Iraq
Sgt. John K. Daggett, 21, of Phoenix, Ariz., died May 15 in Halifax, Canada of wounds suffered May 1 in Baghdad, Iraq
Staff Sgt. Victor M. Cota, 33, of Tucson, Ariz., died May 14 in Baghdad, Iraq
Cpl. Jessica A. Ellis, 24, of Bend, Ore., died May 11 in Baghdad, Iraq
Sgt. Joseph A. Ford, 23, of Knox, Ind., died May 10 in Al Asad, Iraq
Spc. Mary J. Jaenichen, 20, of Temecula, Calif., died May 9 in Iskandariyah, Iraq
Pfc. Aaron J. Ward, 19, of San Jacinto, Calif., died May 6 in Al Anbar, Iraq
Spc. Alex D. Gonzalez, 21, of Mission, Texas, died May 6 in Mosul, Iraq
Pfc. Corey L. Hicks, 22, of Glendale, Ariz., died May 2 in Baghdad, Iraq
Lance Cpl. Casey L. Casanova, 22, of McComb, Miss.
Cpl. Miguel A. Guzman, 21, of Norwalk, Calif.
Lance Cpl. James F. Kimple, 21, of Carroll, Ohio
Sgt. Glen E. Martinez, 31, of Boulder, Colo.
All four Marines died May 2 in Al Anbar province, Iraq
Spc. Jeffrey F. Nichols, 21, of Granite Shoals, Texas, died May 1 in Baghdad
4,082 U.S. soldier reported deaths from March 20, 2003 through May 25, 2008.
29,978 U.S soldiers reported wounded from March 20, 2003 through May 25, 2008