Over 5,000 men and women have died serving the United States in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. This is a project about who they were - sons, daughters, sisters, brothers - and the bedrooms which they once called their own.

Memorial Funds

Airman 1st Class Carl L. Anderson Jr.

Funds are used for a scholarship in Carl L. Anderson Jr.’s name.

Donations can be sent to:
Airman Carl Anderson Scholarship Fund
c/o Wachovia Bank
P.O. Box 515
Georgetown, SC 29442

Cpl. Kirk J. Bosselmann

The family has nominated to donate any funds in their son’s memory to the Yellow Ribbon Fund, an organization supporting injured service men and women.

www.yellowribbonfund.org

Lt. Brian N. Bradshaw

Funds are used for a partial scholarship awarded to a Pacific Lutheran University student who is an ROTC cadet or a military veteran demonstrating leadership and a commitment to service.

The Pacific Lutheran University Brian Bradshaw Memorial Scholarship Fund

Donations can be sent to:
1LT Brian Bradshaw Memorial Scholarship Fund
Office of Development
Pacific Lutheran University
Tacoma WA 98447-003

Spc. Thomas Day Caughman

The family has established a memorial fund with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources to honor their son’s love of the outdoors. Funds are put toward the Take One Make One youth mentoring program.

Donations can be sent to:
The Harry Hampton Wildlife Fund
SCDNR
P.O. Box 167
Columbia, SC 29202-0167

Designate on check to “Take One Make One” in memory of Thomas Caughman.

Spc. Zachary R. Clouser

Funds are used to award an annual scholarship to a student with a 2.5-or-below GPA who graduates and wants to attend a Technical School or Trade School.

Spc. Zachary R. Clouser Education Scholarship

Donations can be sent to:
Spc Zachary R. Clouser Scholarship Fund
2525 Danielle Drive, Dover PA 17315

Cpl. Brandon M. Craig

Funds are used to provide assistance to service personnel and their families.

Donations can be sent to:
Cpl. Brandon M. Craig’s Memory Fund
Cecil Federal Savings Bank
c/o Christy Biggs
PO Box 389
Cecilton, MD 21913

Cpl. Matthew J. Emerson

Funds are used to honor and remember veterans of the Lower Yakima Valley.

Donations can be sent to:?
The American Legion Post 73 Memorial Fund
In care of Greg Schlieve
P.O. Box 369
Grandview, Washington 98930

Sgt. Thomas M. Gilbert

Funds are used to promote youth appreciation for and education about the outdoors.

Sgt. Thomas M. Gilbert Memorial Fund
www.sgttommyskids.org

LCpl. Jordan C. Haerter

Funds are used to honor the fallen, support the troops and veterans and honor the memory of LCpl. Jordan C. Haerter. Additionally, a Scholarship in Jordan’s name has been set up to support people who enter the military or plan law enforcement as their career.

Donations can be sent to:
In Jordan’s Honor, Ltd
133 Harbor Watch Court
Sag Harbor, New York 11963

Additional memorial fund: www.jordansinitiative.com

Lcpl. Blake H. Howey & LCpl. Nathan D. Windsor

Funds are used to send supplies to Marines in combat, and assist in flying family members to the bedsides of wounded marines.

Donations can be sent to:
Lcpl. Blake H. Howey Memorial Fund
Blake H. Howey Memorial Fund
430 N Washington Ave
Glendora, CA 91741
EIN# 208984438

Link: Lcpl. Blake H. Howey Memorial Fund

Pfc. Karina S. Lau

Funds are used to award an annual scholarship.

Donations can be sent to:
The Karina Lau Memorial Scholarship Fund
Livingston High School
1617 Main Street
Livingston, CA, 95334

Cpl. Jennifer Parcell

The family has nominated to donate any funds in their daughter’s memory to the Semper Fi Fund, an organization supporting service men and women wounded in combat since 9/11.?
www.semperfifund.org

Spc. Wilfredo Perez Jnr.

Funds are used to award an annual scholarship at Norwalk High School, Brien McMahon High School, and to erect a memorial in honor of all Connecticut service members who have lost their lives in response to 9/11.

The Spc. Wilfredo Perez Jnr. Memorial Fund
www.perezjrmemorialfund.org

Cpl. Christopher G. Scherer

Funds are used to award scholarships each year to three Northport High School seniors, and to send supplies to marines of the 1st Combat Engineer Battalion.

Cpl. Christopher G. Scherer, Semper Fi Fund
www.cplchris.com

Pfc. Jack T. Sweet

Funds are used to award an annual Scholarship at Alexandria Central School.

Donations can be sent to:
Jack Sweet Memorial Fund
Att: Kevin Durr
Alexandria Central School
34 Bolton Avenue
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607

Pfc. Nils G. Thompson

Funds are used to donate starting point study bibles to soldiers in combat zones.

Pfc. Nils G. Thompson Memorial Fund
www.studybiblesforsoldiers.com/Thompson

Cpl. Nicholas G. Xiarhos

Funds are used to provide assistance and recognition to Cape Cod service members.

Donations can be sent to:
The Nicholas G. Xiarhos Memorial Fund
c/o Citizens Bank
1116 Main Street
Route 28
South Yarmouth, MA 02664

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