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Spc. James J. Holmes - Fallen

East Grand Forks , MN
Iraq - Fallen
Date of Loss: May 8, 2004 / Age: 28
Branch of Service: National Guard
Company/Division: 141st Engineer Battalion Hettinger ND

Holmes died in Landstuhl, Germany, from injuries sustained in Iraq on May 3, 2004 when an improvised explosive device detonated near the driver side of his military vehicle. He was assigned to C Company, 141st Engineer Combat Battalion, North Dakota National Guard, Hettinger, North Dakota. Died on May 8, 2004.

Fallen Heroes of OIF website: https://www.fallenheroesmemorial.com/oif/profiles/holmesjamesj.html 

Resident of East Grand Forks MN. Member of ND National Guard 188th ADA. Volunteered to deploy with the 141st.