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Release No: 443-01
September 20, 2001


The Department of Defense confirmed today the following people were killed as a result of the attack on the Pentagon. This brings to 40 the number of unaccounted for victims positively identified, not including the individual who recently died of wounds suffered in the attack:


Spec. Craig Amundson, U.S. Army, 28, Kansas

Mr. Cortez Ghee, Department of the Army civilian, 54, Reiserstown, Md.

Maj. Wallace Cole Hogan Jr., U.S. Army, 40, Florida

Lt. Col. Stephen Neil Hyland, Jr., U.S. Army, 45, California

Lt. Gen. Timothy J. Maude, U.S. Army, 53, Indianapolis, Ind.

Mr. Ted H. Moy, Department of the Army civilian, 48, Silver Springs, Md.

Ms. Deborah A. Ramsaur, Department of the Army civilian, 45, Annandale, Va.


Lt. Cmdr. Eric Allen Cranford, 32, Drexel, N.C.

Lt. Cmdr. Patrick Jude Murphy, 38, Flossmoor, Ill.

Lt. Cmdr. Ronald James Vauk, 37, Nampa, Idaho

As a result of the attack, 125 people were killed or remain unaccounted for, not including the 64 passengers on the plane. To date, 116 remains have been recovered and transported to Dover Air Force Base, Del. for identification. Search and rescue operations continue.

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