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The Highground made a pledge soon after the Iraq war started that we would not let those from Wisconsin  who died in this war go in silence.  At all events at The Highground we read the names and ring the Liberty Bell for all that have died from Wisconsin in Iraq and Afghanistan.

 

 
 

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Let Them Not Go In Silence

We Remember the WI Men & Women Killed In Iraq

Let Them Not Go In Silence

We Remember the WI Men & Women Killed In Afghanistan

 

 

Kirk Allen Straseskie, Beaver Dam, May 19, 2003

 

 

Matthew E. Schram, Brookfield, May 26, 2003

 

 

Dan H. Gabrielson, Spooner, July 9, 2003

 

 

Paul J. Sturino, Rice Lake, Sept. 22, 2003

 

 

Rachel K. Bosveld, Waupun, Oct. 26, 2003

 

 

Warren S. Hansen, Clintonville, Nov. 15, 2003

 

 

Jeremy L. Wolfe, Menomonie, Nov. 15, 2003

 

 

Eugene A. Uhl III, Amherst, Nov. 15, 2003

 

 

Christopher J. Splinter, Platteville, Dec. 24, 2003

 

 

Nichole M. Frye, Lena, Feb. 26, 2004

 

 

Bert Edward Hoyer, Ellsworth, March 10, 2004

 

 

John F. “Hans” Kurth, Columbus, March 13, 2004

 

 

Sean M. Schneider, Janesville, March 29, 2004

 

 

Jesse L. Thiry, Casco, April 5, 2004

 

 

Ryan M. Jerabek, Oneida, April 6, 2004

 

 

Michelle M. Witmer, New Berlin, April 9, 2004

 

 

Michael A. McGlothin, Milwaukee, April 17, 2004

 

 

Charles A. Kiser, Cleveland, June 24, 2004

 

 

Stephen G. Martin, Rhinelander, July 1, 2004

 

 

Adrian V. Soltau, Milwaukee, Sept. 13, 2004

 

 

Andrew Halverson, Grant, Oct. 9, 2004

 

 

Daniel R. Wyatt, Caledonia, Oct. 12, 2004

 

 

Shane K. O’Donnell, DeForest, Nov. 8, 2004

 

 

Robert P. Warns II, Waukesha, Nov. 8, 2004

 

 

Todd R. Cornell, West Bend, Nov. 9, 2004

 

 

Brian P. Prening, Sheboygan, Nov. 12, 2004

 

 

Isaiah R. Hunt, Suamico, Nov. 15, 2004

 

 

Benjamin C. Edinger, Green Bay, Nov. 23, 2004

 

 

Ryan J. Cantafio, Beaver Dam, Nov. 25, 2004

 

 

Brent T. Vroman, Oshkosh, Dec. 13, 2004

 

 

Richard D. Warner, Waukesha, Dec. 13, 2004

 

 

Todd D. Olson, Loyal, Dec. 27, 2004

 

 

Travis M. Wichlacz, West Bend, Feb. 5, 2005

 

 

Donald W. Eacho, Black Creek, March 4, 2005

 

 

Andrew L. Bossert, Fountain City, March 7, 2005

 

 

Mark A. Maida, Madison, May 27, 2005

 

 

Joshua Michael Scott, Sun Prairie, May 27, 2005

 

 

Eric J. Poelman, Racine, June 5, 2005

 

 

John J. Mattek, Jr., Deerbrook, June 13, 2005

 

 

Charles A. Kaufman, Fairchild, June 26, 2005

 

 

Ben D. Jansky, Oshkosh, July 27, 2005

 

 

John O. Tollefson, Fond du Lac, July 28, 2005

 

 

Chad J. Simon, Monona/Madison, Aug. 4, 2005

 

 

Trevor J. Diesing, Plum City, Aug. 25, 2005

 

 

Michael J. Wendling, Mayville, Sept. 26, 2005

 

 

Andrew P. Wallace, Oshkosh, Sept. 26, 2005

 

 

Matthew R. Kading, Madison, Oct. 31, 2005

 

 

Benjamin A. Smith, Hudson, Nov. 2, 2005

 

 

Anthony Alexander “Alex” Gaunky, Sparta, Nov. 18, 2005

 

 

 

Andy A. Stevens, Tomah, Dec. 1, 2005

 

 

Adam J. VanAlstine, Superior, Feb. 25, 2006

 

 

Eric A. Palmisano, Florence, April 2, 2006

 

 

Nathan J. Vacho, Janesville, May 5, 2006

 

 

Eric D. Clark, Pleasant Prairie, May 11, 2006

 

 

Grant Allen Dampier, Merrill, May 15, 2006

 

 

Jamie Jaenke, Bay City, June 5, 2006

 

 

Stephen Castner, Cedarburg, July 24, 2006

 

 

Ryan D. Jopek, Merrill, August 2, 2006

 

 

Shaun A. Novak, Two Rivers, August 27, 2006

 

 

Kenneth M. Cross, Superior, August 27, 2006

 

 

Luke J. Zimmerman, Luxemburg, October 27, 2006

 

 

Rhett W. Schiller, Waterford, November 16, 2006

 

 

Jesse D. Tillery, Vesper, December 2, 2006

 

 

Kevin M. Kryst, West Bend, December 18, 2006

 

Evan A. Bixler, Racine, December 24, 2006

 

Joshua M. Schmitz, Spencer, December 26, 2006

 

 

Matthew T. Grimm, Wisconsin Rapids, January 15, 2007

 

 

Andrew G. Matus, Chetek, January 21, 2007

 

 

Jon B. St. John II, Neenah, January 27, 2007

 

 

Harry H. Timberman, Minong, March 17, 2007

 

 

Robert J. Basham, Kenosha, April 14, 2007

 

 

Nicholas E. Riehl, Shiocton, April 27, 2007

 

 

Jesse B. Albrecht, Hager City, May 17, 2007

 

 

Tyler J. Kritz, Eagle River, June 3, 2007

 

 

Patrick L. Wade, Manawa, July 17, 2007

 

 

 

Matthew R. Zindars, Watertown, July 24, 2007

 

 

Alun R. Howells, Menomonie, August 13, 2007

 

 

Derek A. Dobogai, Fond du Lac, August 22, 2007

 

 

Rachael Hugo, Madison, October 5, 2007

 

 

 

Anthony R. Wasielewski, Ladysmith. October 7, 2007

 

 

Louis A. Griese, Sturgeon Bay, October 31, 2007

 

 

Tracy Lynn Alger, New Auburn, November 1, 2007

 

James McDonald, Neenah, November 12, 2007

 

 

 

Jason F. Lemke, West Allis, January 5, 2008

 

 

Timothy R. Hanson, Kenosha, January 7, 2008

 

 

Matthew I. Pionk, Superior, January 9, 2008

 

 

Keith E. Lloyd, Milwaukee, January 12, 2008

 

 

Christopher S. Frost, Waukesha, March 3, 2008

 

 

Richard J. Nelson, Racine, April 14, 2008

 

 

Dean D. Opicka, Waukesha, April 14, 2008

 

 

Steven J. Christofferson, Cudahy, April 22, 2008

 

 

Jeremy D. Vrooman, Superior, July 15, 2008

 

Brian K. Naseman, Racine, May 22, 2009

 

 

Earl D. Werner, Mondovi, August 28, 2009

 

 

Spc. Robert M "Bubba" Rieckhoff, Kenosha  March 18, 2010

 

 

Robert J. Cook, Sun Prairie, Jan. 29, 2004

 

 

 

 

Kyle M. Hemauer, Chilton, May 23, 2005

 

 

 

Ryan J. Nass, Franklin, Sept. 3, 2005

 

 

 

Nicholas R. Anderson, Sauk City, Mar. 13, 2006

 

 

 

 

Patrick L. Lybert, Ladysmith, June 21, 2006

 

 

 

Adam P. Servais, Onalaska, August 19, 2006

 

 

 

Merideth Howard, Waukesha, September 8, 2006

 

 

 

Joshua C. Brennan, McFarland, October 26, 2007

 

 

Nick A. Dewhirst, Onalaska, July 20, 2008

 

 

 

Daniel J. Thompson, Madison, February 24, 2009

 

 

 

 

Steven T. Drees, Peshtigo, June 28, 2009

 

 

 

Ryan C. Adams, Rhinelander, October 2, 2009

 

 

 

Nickolas A. Mueller, Little Chute, October 26, 2009

 

 

 

Jacob A. Meinert, Fort Atkinson, January 10, 2010

 

 

 

 

Paul R. Bartz, Waterloo  May 18, 2010

 

 

 

Chad D. Coleman, Franklin, August 27, 2010

 

 

Adam J. Novak, Prairie du Sac, August 27, 2010

 

 

 

Matthew J. West, Conover, August 30, 2010

 

 

Daniel J. Johnson, Monona, October 5, 2010

 

 

Justin J. Cain, Manitowoc, October 13, 2010

 

 

Scott T. Nagorski, Greenfield, November 14, 2010

 

 

Jacob A. Gassen, Beaver Dam, November 29, 2010

 

 

Daren M. Hidalgo, Waukesha, February 20, 2011

 

 

Justin D. Ross, Green Bay, March 26, 2011

 

 

Paul J. Atim, Green Bay, April 16, 2011

 

Matthew D. Hermanson, Appleton, April 28, 2011

 

 

Ryan J. Larson, Friendship, June 15, 2011

 

 

Tyler R. Kreinz, Beloit, June 18, 2011

 

 

Michael C. Nolen, Spring Valley, June 27, 2011

 

 

Garrick L. Eppinger, Jr. Appleton, September 17, 2011

 

Jakob Roelli, Darlington, September 21, 2011

 

 

 

Joseph J. Altmann, Marshfield, December 25, 2011

 

 

David A. Johnson, Mayville, January 25, 2012

 

Jesse J. Grindey,  Hazel Green,  March 12, 2012

 

 

Benjamin H. Neal,  Orfordville, April 25, 2012

 

Jeremiah M. Collins, Jr.  Milwaukee, October 5, 2013

 

 

Let Them Not Go In Silence

We Remember the WI Men & Women Killed At Fort Hood

 

 

 

 

Amy Krueger, Kiel, November 5, 2009

 

Russell Seager, Mount Pleasant, November 5, 2009

 

 

 

 

Our Promise 

In 2003, The Highground made a pledge soon after the Iraq war started that we would not let those from Wisconsin  who died in this war go in silence.  At all events at The Highground we read the names and ring the Liberty Bell for all that have died from Wisconsin in Iraq and Afghanistan.