Marine Sgt. Jacob M. Hess
Died January 1, 2014 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom
22, of Spokane, Wash.; assigned to Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 26, Marine Aircraft Group 26, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died Jan. 1, 2014, while supporting combat operations in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
Army Sgt. First Class William K. Lacey
Died January 4, 2014 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom
38, of Laurel Hill, Fla.; assigned to 201st Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Knox, Ky.; died Jan. 4, 2014, in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when the enemy attacked his unit with rocket propelled grenades.