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Army Sgt. Thomas F. Broomhead - KIA 05/27/03 #USArmy 34yo #HonorTheFallen #NeverForgotten #HonorThem #SOT

Died May 27, 2003 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 34, of Cannon City, Colo.; assigned to 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armor Cavalry Regiment, Fort Carson, Colo.; killed by enemy fire in Fallujah, Iraq, May 27. Broomhead was on guard at a checkpoint when a vehicle pulled up and assailants fired on him. * * * * * Thomas F. Broomhead was born in Ohio and raised in Fort Myers, Fla. He joined the Marines out of high school in 1989. He left the service briefly and re-enlisted in the Army a few years later in the hopes of becoming a helicopter pilot. He also served in the Gulf War. “He liked it a lot,” said his wife, Kelli Broomhead. “He was in it for the long haul.” Broomhead was killed May 27 when Iraqis opened fire at a checkpoint in Fallujah. “He was supposed to be there as a peacekeeper,” said Jim Carter, his brother-in-law and close friend. Broomhead also left three sons, ages ...

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