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  • Writer's pictureState Rep. Kelly Keisling

Names of 13 U.S. service members killed in Kabul bombing attack

Over the weekend, the Pentagon released the names of the 13 U.S. service members killed in Kabul as the result of a bombing attack while conducting a humanitarian evacuation mission at great personal risk.

The fallen include:

  • Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Darin T. Hoover, 31, of Salt Lake City, Utah

  • Marine Corps Sgt. Johanny Rosariopichardo, 25, of Lawrence, Massachusetts

  • Marine Corps Sgt. Nicole L. Gee, 23, of Sacramento, California

  • Marine Corps Cpl. Hunter Lopez, 22, of Indio, California

  • Marine Corps Cpl. Daegan W. Page, 23, of Omaha, Nebraska

  • Marine Corps Cpl. Humberto A. Sanchez, 22, of Logansport, Indiana

  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. David L. Espinoza, 20, of Rio Bravo, Texas

  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Jared M. Schmitz, 20, of St. Charles, Missouri

  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Rylee J. McCollum, 20, of Jackson, Wyoming

  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Dylan R. Merola, 20, of Rancho Cucamonga, California

  • Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Kareem M. Nikoui, 20, of Norco, California

  • Navy Hospitalman Maxton W. Soviak, 22, of Berlin Heights, Ohio

  • Army Staff Sgt. Ryan C. Knauss, 23, of Corryton, Tennessee.


Kelly Keisling serves as State Representative for House District 38 which encompasses Macon, Clay, Pickett, Scott, and part of Fentress Counties.

To reach State Representative Kelly Keisling, call 615-741-6853 or email him at Connect with Kelly on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.


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