Fallen Heroes of Operation Iraqi Freedom

Remembering the servicemembers who died in the service of their country.

Marine Cpl. Christopher L. Weaver

24, of Fredericksburg, Virginia.
Weaver died of wounds received as a result of hostile action in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. He was assigned to the Marine Corps Reserve's 4th Combat Engineer Battalion, 4th Marine Division, headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia. Died on January 26, 2005.

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"It was a pleasure serving with you Weaver. Hilarious story about you and the fight you lost with the fence. See you again. Yesterday was 10yrs. Never forget you guys."

"7 years ago today I was called and told that Christopher had fallen in action, a hero for our country. It was my 21st birthday. It is now my 28th birthday and each year I don't just celebrate my life but Christopher's as well. Sharon and Dave are like my second parents and I love them dearly. As always, my thoughts and prayers are with your family. With all of my love!"
Andrea Perez of Richmond, VA

"I was Cpl Weavers Escort that brought him home here to Fredericksburg. I wish to offer my continued prayers for his family and friends. It was an incredible honor to escort this young Marine home. I would very much like to leave my contact info for his family. It is poolecm2@gmail.com"
GySgt Christopher Poole of Fredercickburg,VA

"I was in Pueblo Colorado today and there are as set of bells at
the riverwalk, I rang them in your honor.RIP, your service and sacrifice will not be wasted. God bless your family."
Zoo9guy of Castle Rock CO

"January 18, 2009
To the family of Cpl. Christopher L. Weaver:
Christopher gave the ultimate sacrifice and will be held in the hearts of Americans forever. I cannot and will not let our fallen heroes be forgotten. My deepest sympathy to you. "Some gave all."
Peggy Childers
"Don't Let The Memory Of Them Drift Away"
Peggy Childers of Carson City, NV

"Aunt Sharron and Uncle Dave, tonight my dad and I spent a long while talking about Christopher and the memories we have of him; that's what got me to looking up stuff when I found this page. I don't know if you ever read these messages from people...they are kind of neat. I feel lucky and proud at the same time. I love you guys. Hope to see you soon."
Andrea Lupo of Corpus Christi

"Good Man. Served with him in Iraq at Haditha Dam. Chris would volunteer to work security for Scout Sniper teams while on mission. Very few guys were picked to work with us....this should tell you of the quality of Marine he was. Damn good Marine and great guy to know."
Dwayne McBryde of Spring, Texas

"Christopher Weaver will be honored at 12:00P.M.on Jan 26,2008 please, come by his gravesite
to celebrate his life and thank him for the wonderful gift he has given to all of us.I kept you in my prayer's during the holidays I visit your gravesite everyday so you wouldnt be alone. well, chris until we meet again."

"I did not know Chris personally, but I knew of him through his friends. My son was his friend, and he speaks highly of him as a Marine and as a good man. May God embrace all of you and comfort you, as He welcomes Chris into eternal life."
mari of woodbridge, va.

"christopher birthday is aug15. i would like to decorate his grave in quantico but i never met him. i would like to know who knew him so i can get an idea what to put on his grave. thank you liz"
liz of woodbridge

"Christopher Weaver was a very special man with a kind heart. I have adopted his gravesite and wish to make a personal contribution to his family. Please contact me via e-mail: lztat@aol.com"
Liz Tate of Woodbridge, VA, USA

"To the family and friends of Christopher:
I believe I knew Christopher briefly in Scotland when his family were stationed there in the 1980's. I'm saddened to hear of your loss; may you rest in peace, I'll always have fond memories of you my friend."
John MacGillivray of Perth, Australia (formerly of Strone, Scotland)

"I want to thank your son for his sacrifice for our country and for you, Mom, for giving us a great American Hero."
Nelson RIley of San Diego, CA

"Your son and I went to middle school together. He was a good kid then, and he grew up to be a great man. He is a hero to us all. I am sincerely sorry for your loss, but take pride in what your son did with his life. He gave the ultimate sacrifice so that others may taste the freedom we enjoy in our country. He and all that are do as he did are the reason we are safe at night, they are the reason we are free. He laid down his life on the alter of freedom for us all. And in his name we are free. In his name children in Iraq are safe. He is a great man, and he will never be forgotten. In your hour of need, and in every hour after that, you will be in the thoughts and prayers of everyone here at Hanover Fire Station #8, Montpelier, Virginia."
Ff Adam McInerney of Hanover, Va, These United States of America

"God Save Brother Weaver."
Joe of Blacksburg, VA

"To the family of: Christopher L. Weaver I am so sorry for the loss of your love one. He died a hero defending freedom. May you have the peace and understanding that only comes from God. Prayerfully, we will meet in Heaven one day where we will rest in the arms of Jesus. If you need prayer or need someone to talk to, please call or write my pastor: Rev. John Pearrell, Gateway Community Church, 11677 Brown Bridge Rd., Covington, GA 30016. (770)787-1015. Your friend in Jesus Christ,"
Polly Ballew of Covington,Ga

"To Christopher's Family, I wish to offer my sincere condolences. Christoper is a true American Hero who will always be remembered and honored. May God Bless you all."
Mary Ghaney of Brooklyn, New York

"Semper Fi to a fallen brother-in-arms. We served together in the same unit for a few years and then became good friends in college. I know the gates of heaven will be safe tonight because you are guarding them."
Gene of New York City, NY/USA

"To the family and friends of Christopher, as a Marine father I grieve with you.He was a hero."
Mike of New Jersey

"To the family and friends of Corporal Christopher L. Weaver,

Those we hold most dear, never truly leave us. May you find comfort in love's everlasting connection.

In the Support section of this web site you will find links to many groups that support you at this crucial time. The Marine Comfort Quilt group would be honored to send a quilt to the next of kin. There are many, loving and caring Americans from all over the United States that will never forget the sacrifice that your loved one has made for our Freedom. Please use our link and register so we can send you our "Love Stitched Together"
Sandra Moudy of Placentia, Ca USA

"There are no words to express the sorrow we feel for your loss. May God bless you and help you through this time."
Dan and Meg Manninen of San Antonio, Texas

Please KNOW so many people share your sadness, and we are remembering your family in your loss and your deep grief. Your HERO, Christopher , will be remembered by name. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless you ALWAYS. Pat & Sandi Breckenridge from Montana "

"Semper Fi Brave Marine"
Amy of Burke, VA

"Thank you Christopher Weaver, you will not be forgotten. Your bravery goes beyond words. I want to express my deepest gratitude for your sacrifice. To the family and friends, my prayers and deep condolences in your loss. May God strengthen you from knowing that fellow Americans and people around the world care about you and grieve with you in your loss. God bless you all. A very appreciative fellow American,"
Leo Titus of Grayslake, Illinios

"To the family and friends of Cpl. Christopher Weaver:
May God's grace be with you during your time of grief. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and we feel your loss and share in your sorrow. Bless Christopher for the sacrifice he has made to make a better life for the rest of us."
The Ford Family of Wells, Nevada

"To the family and friends of Cpl. Christopher Weaver:
I am saddened by the loss of your loved one. He will always be remembered as a hero for fighting for freedom. I hope that this website will be a source of comfort and encouragement for you during this difficult time, and in the future as you recall the memories of Christopher, who continues to live on in your heart."
Tim Rivera of Powder Springs, Georgia

Honor them by remembering... Freedom - is their gift to us But his soul goes marching on