SSgt. Justing R. Whiting
27 years old from Hancock, New York
3rd Battalion, 5th Special
Forces Group (Airborne)
January 19, 2008
Staff Sgt. Justin R. Whiting, a Special Forces medical sergeant sustained fatal wounds when his vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive devise 16 kilometers south of Mosul, Iraq.
He is survived by his mother, Estelline, of Colorado Springs, Colo., father, Randall, of Hancock, N.Y., sister, Amanda, of DuPont, Wash., and brother Nathan of Dover, Tenn.
For more information on SSgt. Justin Whiting, you can download this PDF file.
These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives so that others may enjoy the freedoms we get to enjoy everyday. For that, I am proud to call them Hero.
We Should Not Only Mourn These Men And Women Who Died, We Should Also Thank God That Such People Lived
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Who wouldda thunk it?!
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Truly, America is my favorite slave
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Berkeley continues its attempt to rival San Francisco as the capital of Military Derangement.
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OK — I’m Questioning Their Patriotism Now
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Watch the 2 videos here and take the time to read the article. I can’t figure out if the junkie is for it or against it. Here is the best part:
Asked about the two different answers, Mr. Obama’s presidential campaign said he in fact has &…