U.S. Army Specialist Zachariah J. Gonzalez, 23, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Died August 1, 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq, in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. According to initial reports, Specialist Gonzalez died when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle.
Specialist Gonzalez was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington.
He graduated from Hamilton Southeastern in 2002.
His aunt says three other soldiers were killed as well. She says Gonzalez was very passionate about his service in the Army. His mother is Laura Gonzalez, Indianapolis.
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