Spc. David J. Babineau, 25, of Springfield, Mass.
Pfc. Kristian Menchaca, 23, of Houston, Texas
Pfc. Thomas L. Tucker, 25, of Madras, Ore.
All three soldiers were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.
On June 16, in Baghdad, Iraq, the soldiers were manning a checkpoint when they came under enemy small arms fire. SPC Babineau was killed in the initial incident and PFC Menchaca and PFC Tucker were later found slain.
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Please take a few moments to read their tributes:
Army Pfc. Thomas L. Tucker tribute at the Soldiers' Angels Fallen Heroes blog
Army Pfc. Kristian Menchaca tribute at the Soldiers' Angels Fallen Heroes blog
May God grant special blessings on these two Angels.
Army Specialist David J. Babineau tribute at the Soldiers' Angels Fallen Heroes blog
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