Specialist Jeremiah J. Holmes, 27, North Berwick, Maine
Holmes, shown Dec. 11, 2003, with wife Kimberly and son Kaleb, was traveling west of Baghdad March 29, 2004, when an improvised bomb blew his truck off a bridge. Nicknamed "Jay," he served in the Army and then returned to North Berwick. He was a salesman for a home-improvement company and a member of the New Hampshire National Guard. This was not the first tragedy to strike his family; his mother was murdered when Jay was 13.