WASHINGTON – The Pentagon on Saturday released the names of 13 U.S. servicemen killed in a suicide bombing in Kabul who was on a life-threatening humanitarian evacuation mission.
The August 26 attack near the gates of Hamid Karzai International Airport, which killed 11 sailors, a Navy sailor and a soldier, is under investigation.
Marine Corps Sgt. Darin T. Hoover, 31, of Salt Lake City, Utah
Marine Corps Sgt. Johanni Rosariopicardo, 25, from Lawrence, Massachusetts
Marine Corps Sgt. Nicole L. from Sacramento, Calif., 23,
Marine Corps Cpl. Hunter Lopez, 22, from Indio, Calif.
Marine Corps Cpl. Degan W. Page from Omaha, Nebraska, 23
Marine Corps Cpl. Humberto A. Sanchez, 22, of Logansport, Indiana
Marine Corps Cpl Lance. David L. from Rio Bravo, Texas. Espinoza, 20 years old
Marine Corps Cpl Lance. Jared M. Schmitz, 20, from St. Charles, Missouri
Marine Corps Cpl Lance. Riley J., 20, from Jackson, Wyoming. Mccallum
Marine Corps Cpl Lance. Dylan R., 20, from Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. Merola
Marine Corps Cpl Lance. Karim M. Nikoi, 20, Norco, Calif .;
Maxton W. Sowiak Navy Hospital, 22, Berlin Heights, Ohio
The army sergeant major. Ryan C. Knauss, 23, of Corryton, Tennessee.
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said on Saturday that the remains of the U.S. military were currently in transit to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware.