It's hard not to think of the families that will be forever linked together by death. As you read these posts, you will see those who died together; some from the same states, and how these families now have to deal with their ultimate sacrifice.

KIA States last week: FL-VA

  • Army Sgt. Robert J. Billings

    Army Sgt. Robert J. Billings- Died October 13, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom. Age 30, of Clarksville, Va.; assigned to 5th Battalion, 20th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.; died Oct. 13 in Spin Boldak, Afghanistan, of wounds caused by an improvised explosive device.

    Military Times
  • Army Spc. Brittany B. Gordon

    Army Spc. Brittany B. Gordon - Died October 13, 2012 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom. Age 24, of St. Petersburg, Fla.; assigned to 572 Military Intelligence Company, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash.; died Oct. 13 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds caused by an improvised explosive device.

    Military Times