Brett Benton, Civilian Contractor, Former Law Enforcement Officer, Killed in Afghanistan

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on June 5, 2011 Update DynCorp International Afghan Police Mentor Killed by IED June 6, 2011 – DynCorp International is deeply saddened by the loss of team member Brett Benton, 37, of Dry Ridge, Kentucky, who was killed on June 4, 2011 when an improvised explosive device … Continue reading

Two New Contractor PTSD Suicides this week

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on May 19, 2011 It is with sorrow that knows no bounds this evening that we must announce that the contractor community has lost two more lives to PTSD only five days apart They were both former DynCorp employees covered by CNA under the Defense Base Act … Continue reading

DynCorp International Honors Defense of Freedom Medal Recipients

FALLS CHURCH, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– DynCorp International hosted the families of 17 employees who were       killed while serving U.S. government missions abroad as they received       the Department of Defense’s Defense of Freedom medal, posthumously       recognizing the contributions their loved ones made for their country.       The honorees were killed while working on … Continue reading

Private Security Contractor Adam Carney’s family must repatriate his body???

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on April 5, 2011 Update  April 5, 2011  6pm Family Still Waits to bury son died in Afghanistan Two weeks after he died of a massive heart attack,  former Atlanta police officer Adam Carney’s body is expected to be returned home  from Afghanistan, where he was helping … Continue reading

Angela Kiti, DynCorp, Killed in Kandahar Afghanistan

DynCorp International Mourns the Loss of LOGCAP Team Member Posted by defensebaseactcomp on March 30, 2011 March 28, 2011 – The DI family is mourning the  loss of Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP) team member Angela Kiti of  Nairobi, Kenya, who was killed on March 27, 2011 during a rocket … Continue reading

David Hillman, DynCorp Civ-Pol, retired customs agent, civilian contractor, killed by suicide bomber in Kandahar Afghanistan

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on February 9, 2011 BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – For the second time this week, western New York has  lost a native son overseas. David Hillman, a civilian contractor, fell victim to  a suicide bomber in Afghanistan. The family is grieving, but wants the community to know about … Continue reading

Five Contractors Critically Injured in Afghanistan Sept 6

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on September 16, 2010 All three were killed, and five others critically injured. A Milton man was among three people killed and five wounded Sept. 6 during a Taliban mortar attack in Afghanistan .Alan Monroe Herzel, 48, was a master plumber and civilian contractor for DynCorp International. … Continue reading

DynCorp Employees Killed in Afghanistan

Posted by defensebaseactcomp on September 8, 2010 Dyncorp just released  this: September 7, 2010 – We are deeply saddened to report that a September 6  attack on a forward operating base in Howz-e-Madad, in  Kandahar province, Afghanistan, took the lives of three LOGCAP IV personnel and  wounded several others. William … Continue reading

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