US soldiers kneel during a memorial ceremony for Capt. Daniel Whitten and Pvt. First Class Zachary Lovejoy at the Remote Sweeney FOB in Zabul province, southern Afghanistan, February 8, 2010.
Capt. Whitten from Grimes, Iowa, and Pfc. Lovejoy from Albuquerque, New Mexico, were killed by an IED on February 2, when on patrol in southern Afghanistan.