Kyle R. Warren, 28
Warren was killed when a roadside bomb hit his military vehicle in Tsagay, Afghanistan, according to military officials. His hometown was listed by the military as Manchester, N.H. but he grew up in Huntington Beach, where he attended high school. Family members said he moved to New Hampshire with his mother after graduation. His father, Del Warren, lives in Long Beach. Warren joined the elite Special Forces as a medic, with plans to become a firefighter-paramedic or physician's assistant when he left the service.
Sources: Times research, Defense Department, iCasualties.org