You have reached a collection of archived material.

The content available is no longer being updated and may no longer be applicable as a result of changes in law, regulation and/or administration. If you wish to see the latest content, please visit the current version of the site.

For persons with disabilities experiencing difficulties accessing content on archive.defense.gov, please use the DoD Section 508 Form. In this form, please indicate the nature of your accessibility issue/problem and your contact information so we can address your issue or question.

United States Department of Defense United States Department of Defense

News Release

Press Operations Bookmark and Share

News Release


IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 101-02
March 05, 2002

DOD IDENTIFIES THOSE KILLED IN OPERATION ANACONDA

The Department of Defense today announced the identities of those killed in action in eastern Afghanistan during Operation Anaconda yesterday. They are:

Army:

Sgt. Bradley S. Crose, 22, Orange Park, Fla.

Sgt. Philip J. Svitak, 31, Joplin, Mo.

Spc. Marc A. Anderson, 30, Brandon, Fla.

Pfc. Matthew A. Commons, 21, Boulder City, Nev.

Navy:

Aviation Boatswain's Mate-Handling Petty Officer 1st Class Neil C. Roberts, 32, Woodland, Calif.

Air Force:

Tech. Sgt. John A. Chapman, 36, Waco, Texas.

Senior Airman Jason D. Cunningham, 26, Camarillo, Calif.

Additional Links

Stay Connected