I know I say it all the time but let's please not forget the sacrifice these brave individuals have given to our great country. Like Army Pfc. Markie T. Sims. Let's all keep the hope that 2013 will be the year we bring our family members home and we never again have to read these Monday KIA Honor posts. Please take a moment to thank Pfc. Sims and his family in the comment section at the bottom of this post.

KIA States last week: FL

  • Army Pfc. Markie T. Sims

    Army Pfc. Markie T. Sims - KIA December 29, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom. Age 20, of Citra, Fla., assigned to 38th Engineer Company, 4th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.; KIA Dec. 29 in Panjway district, Afghanistan, of wounds caused by an improvised explosive device.

    Military Times
  • Number of Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn casualties as confirmed by U.S. Central Command - 6628