Deepest Condolences
“On behalf of U.S. Central Command, we extend our deepest condolences to the families and friends of our fallen U.S. Service Members who died in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Darin T. Hoover Marine Corps Sgt. Johanny Rosariopichardo Marine Corps Sgt. Nicole L. Gee Marine Corps Cpl. Hunter Lopez Marine Corps Cpl. Daegan W. Page Marine Corps Cpl. Humberto A. Sanchez Marine Corps Lance Cpl. David L. Espinoza Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Jared M. Schmitz Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Rylee J. McCollum Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Dylan R. Merola Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kareem M. Nikoui Navy Hospitalman Maxton W. Soviak Army Staff Sgt. Ryan C. Knauss As we mourn their loss, we are reminded of the significant dangers our service members face daily. Their service and sacrifice will not be forgotten.” - General Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr., U.S. Marines