Amy Ignatowski, US Coast Guard, Strangled in Apartment by Micah Spanutius in Corpus Christi, Texas (2008)

Amy Ignatowski, USCG (2008)

Amy Ignatowski, US Coast Guard

Petty Officer 3rd Class Amy Ignatowski, US Coast Guard, was murdered on May 31, 2008 in her apartment by Micah Spanutius in Corpus Christi, Texas. Spanutius was sentenced to 30 years for the strangling death of Amy Ignatowski.

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Spc Mary Jaenichen, US Army (2008)

Mary Jaenichen

Spc Mary Jaenichen, US Army Reserve, May 9, 2008

Non-combat death; Iraq; under investigation

The 2006 graduate had signed up for the Army Reserve at age 17 with the promise of a military-funded college education. She attended boot camp between her junior and senior years. At the time of her death, she was assigned to the Brigade Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division at Ft. Stewart, Ga. Her father, Alfred Alan “Jay” Jaenichen of Santa Ana, who recently retired as a Marine master sergeant, said she was serving as a military police officer at a “detainee holding area” — a prison. ~LA Times

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