Died: October 23, 2006
Burial: San Jacinto Valley Cemetery, San Jacinto, Calif.
When Navy Hospitalman Charles O. Sare deployed to "the sandbox" Sept. 1, he took with him a teddy bear given to him by his girlfriend of seven months. He told her that he would keep it by his heart, she recounted on Sare's home page on MySpace.com.
A medic, Sare was killed when a roadside bomb blew up near his Humvee in Al Anbar province, west of Baghdad, according to the Department of Defense.
Navy Hospitalman Charles O. Sare also remembered at Boom3 on Wednesday, October 20, 2010.