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The Honolulu Advertiser

Posted on: Wednesday, January 26, 2005

 •  27 Hawai'i troops killed in Iraq crash

A Salute to the Fallen
A tribute to the 51 men and women with Hawai'i ties killed
in Iraq and Afghanistan
in 2004 and 2003

Twenty-seven Kane'ohe Marines and four other U.S. service personnel were killed today when a U.S. helicopter crashed in a desert sandstorm in Iraq.

It was the deadliest day for Americans since the Iraq war began nearly two years ago.

Condolences posted by readers:

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A tribute to Hawai'i troops