Apr. 13, 1974 Mishawaka St. Joseph County Indiana, USA
Jun. 5, 2007, Iraq
Tech. Sgt. Ryan A. Balmer 33, of Mishawaka, Ind.; assigned as special agent to the Air Force Office of Special Investigations; died June 5 in Kirkuk, Iraq, of wounds sustained when his vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device. Also killed was Staff Sgt. Matthew J. Kuglics.