Fallen Heroes of Operation Iraqi Freedom

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

Air Force Civilian Daniel J. Kuhlmeier

30, of Omaha, Nebraska.
Kuhlmeier died in Baghdad, Iraq, when the convoy he was traveling in was struck by an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to Detachment 204, 2nd Field Investigations Region, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. Died on February 20, 2006.

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"I was thinking of you today brother. You would be so proud of your daughter. She is so grown up now. Your brother in law and her went to game with my daughter and I this summer. The 2 had a great time watching the Nat's play. You were an amazing man and have never been forgotten. Though your body rests in Arlington cemetery, your thoughts are with your family, I can tell they are...."
Randy Davis of Alexandria, VA

"On this Gold Star Family Day just want to let the Kuhlmeier family know I am thinking and praying for them and Dan."
jim of NE Philly

"2014 Rolling Thunder...still thinking of you and Jesse!!!"
Tom C. of SCID 2007-8

"2011, 2012, and now 2013 Rolling Thunder...You are NOT forgotten!!!"
Tom of VA

"Still thinking of you Brother! You are still missed and remembered! Thank you for giving the ultimate sacrifice."
Tim L. of Fox Chase, PA

"Tomorrow, 29 May 2010, I'll be riding in Rolling Thunder in honor of Daniel Kuhlmeier...May he rest in peace and God Bless his family!"
Tom of VA

"I miss you."

"February 2, 2009
To the family of Daniel J. Kuhlmeier:
Daniel 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

"It saddens me 2 hear daniel kuhlmeier was killed- you see my name is daniel kuhlmeier and so is my sons!"
Daniel P Kuhlmeier of Virginia Beach, VA

"May god bless you and your family at this difficult time you are in our prayers."
Tracie Kuhlmeier of citrussprings fla

"I am proud to be a Nebraska because of you!"

"To the Kuhlmeier Family, stay strong. Our thoughts and prayers to Kuhlmeier family."
Jeff Tang of honolulu Hi

"Thank you, Dan, for your sacrifice. You will not be forgotten. Your family is always in my thoughts and prayers."


We will never forget you brother, you are in our thoughts everyday. Rest peacefully."

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

"Thank you Daniel Kuhlmeier, 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 Civilian Daniel Kuhlmeier:
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 Daniel 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 Civilian Daniel Kuhlmeier:
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 Daniel, 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