Justin Duffy


Age: 31

U.S. Army infantryman who became the 5,000th U.S. service member killed in combat in Iraq since the beginning of the 2003 Invasion of Iraq, according to an Associated Press count, who was serving his first deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom while he was assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

Cause of Death: Killed in a roadside bombing

Born: June 14, 1977

Died: June 2, 2009

Baghdad, Iraq