Army Staff Sergeant David S. Perry

EOW: 8/10/2003

Correctional Officer at Wasco State Prison in California

Army Staff Sergeant Perry was assigned to 649th Military Police Company, Army National Guard, Camp San Luis Obispo, California. He was killed when a suspicious package he was inspecting exploded on August 10, 2003 in Baquabah, Iraq.  Sergeant Perry is survived by his wife Denae and three children Alyssa,  Brandon and Sean.



 Army National Guard Staff Sergeant Bobby C. Franklin

EOW: 8/20/2003

Correctional Officer at Carlton Colwell Probation and Detention Center in Blairsville, Georgia.

Army National Guard Staff Sergeant Franklin was assigned to the 210th Military Police Company, Army National Guard, Murphy, North Carolina.  He was killed by an improvised explosive device on August 20, 2003 in Baghdad, Iraq. Sergeant Franklin is survived by his wife Brenda, daughter Holly and son Jacob.


Andrew Baddick

 Army Sergeant Andrew Joseph Baddick

EOW: 9/29/2003

Army Sergeant Andrew Baddick is the son of Lieutenant Joseph Baddick from SCI – Mahanoy, Pennsylvania

Army Sergeant Baddick assigned to the 1st Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, Fort Bragg, N.C.. He drowned September 29, 2003 as he tried to rescue another soldier whose vehicle had entered a canal near Abu Ghraib Prison, Iraq. Sergeant Baddick is survived by his parents.


Mike Williams

 Army National Guard Specialist Michael L. Williams

EOW: 10/17/2003

Correctional Officer at Gowanda Correctional Facility in New York

Army National Guard Specialist Williams was assigned to the 105th Military Police Company, Army National Guard, based in New York. He was killed in action on October 17, 2003 when his vehicle ran over an improvised explosive device near Baghdad, Iraq. Specialist Williams is survived by his wife, two daughters and two step-daughters.