Photos of the Fallen: Americans shot down in Afghanistan
Insurgents shot down a U.S. military helicopter during fighting in eastern Afghanistan, killing 30 Americans, most of them belonging to the same elite Navy SEALs unit that killed Osama bin Laden. You can pay tribute to the fallen servicemen on this Facebook page.
Air Force Staff Sergeant Andrew Harvell, 26, was a 2002 graduate of Long Beach Millikan High School. He was married with two sons--one three years old, the other just five months old. He was assigned to the 24th Special Tactics Squadron at nearby Pope Field, where a private memorial was held Thursday.