Remembering the fallen

A tribute to troops killed in Iraq and Afghanistan


The Omaha World-Herald is honoring the troops killed in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars with this special feature, Remember the Fallen. Our searchable database includes biographical information, photos and archived stories about each of the Midlanders who gave their lives defending the nation. Readers are also encouraged to commemorate the fallen by leaving memorial messages of support and remembrance.


Close [x]
  • SORT

    Click on links above the photos to filter the page by gender, state, military branch or war.

  • MEET

    Hover over a picture to see a person's name and date of death. Click to see details about the person.


    On each page, you can leave a tribute and read the World-Herald story about that person.

About this project »
Leave a tribute »

Troops from Nebraska killed in Iraq and Afghanistan