16 Aug '12, 2pm

Prayers 4 R Military,Allies &families of those who willingly stand in harms way so we may sleep peacefully in our beds.

A U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopter Jeffrey Sandstrum/U.S. Army Some of the deadliest military air crashes in Afghanistan since the U.S.-led invasion on Oct. 7, 2001: Aug. 16: A U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopter crashes in southern Kandahar province, killing seven American troops and four Afghans on board; the Taliban claim they shot the aircraft down. April 19: A U.S. Army helicopter crashes in bad weather during a night flight in Afghanistan, all four American crew members are killed. March 16: A Turkish military helicopter crashes into a house near the Afghan capital, killing 12 Turkish soldiers on board and four Afghan civilians on the ground. Aug. 6, 2011: Insurgents shoot down a Chinook helicopter in eastern Wardak province, killing 30 American troops, mostly elite Navy SEALs, along with seven Afghan commandos and a translator. Sept. 21, 2010: U.S. Army Black Hawk crashe...

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longwarjournal.org 16 Aug '12, 2pm

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straitstimes.com 16 Aug '12, 2pm

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longwarjournal.org 17 Aug '12, 2pm

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marinecorpstimes.com 13 Aug '12, 10pm

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navytimes.com 11 Aug '12, 3pm

http://www.navytimes.com/news/2012/08/ap-six-americans-killed-same-day-afghanistan-081112/ 6 Americans killed in one day i...

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mod.uk 18 Aug '12, 8am

The soldier was on duty in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand province on Friday 17 August when he was killed by enemy a...