Military Dog Handler Killed In Afghanistan

The Department of Defense has announced the death of a dog handler who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean E. Brazas, of Greensboro, N.C., died May 30 while conducting combat operations in Panjwa’l, Afghanistan. He was shot while assisting a fellow soldier. Brazas was assigned to Naval Base Kitsap Security Detachment in Bremerton, Wash.

He is survived by his wife and a 13-month-old daughter.







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    June 1, 2012 8:06 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Sheila

    =-(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:07 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Judith

    :

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  • June 1, 2012 8:07 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Judith

    : – (

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  • June 1, 2012 8:07 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Karen

    :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Dobeman

    Godspeed and Thank You…

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Kimberly

    How sad (:>)

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Kimberly

    (:<)

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Martha

    :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Lee

    Dogspeed and Thank You…

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Joni

    So sad…..

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Bruce

    r.i.p best friend :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Tricia

    Terrible loss.

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    June 1, 2012 8:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Heather Marie

    really sad :(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:09 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Lori

    Soooo sad.

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    June 1, 2012 8:09 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Peg

    RIP soldier…what a good man you are!

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    June 1, 2012 8:09 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Leanne

    really sad

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  • June 1, 2012 8:10 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Ann

    so sorry, RIP

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  • June 1, 2012 8:10 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Paul

    RIP mate

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  • June 1, 2012 8:10 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Abel Pedro

    =[

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  • June 1, 2012 8:10 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Aubrey

    :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:10 pmPosted 2 years ago
    angelyn

    rip

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    June 1, 2012 8:10 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Maria

    When will this end. …Imagine all the people….

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    June 1, 2012 8:10 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Laura

    God bless Petty Officer Brazas and his family. <3

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    June 1, 2012 8:11 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Tanya

    RIP soldier

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  • June 1, 2012 8:11 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Tinker

    Yet another for a place we needn’t be…….

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    June 1, 2012 8:11 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Allan

    RIP

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    June 1, 2012 8:11 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Mark

    Sad.. :(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:12 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Cecilie Wallem

    R.I.P

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    June 1, 2012 8:12 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Allen

    So very glad for both of there service……They paid the ultimate price for all of us RIP they will not be forgotten !!!

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    June 1, 2012 8:12 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Patty

    So very sad. RIP

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    June 1, 2012 8:12 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Jean

    RIP WARRIOR HERO! GOD bless and comfort your family

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    June 1, 2012 8:12 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Rose

    :((( rip

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    June 1, 2012 8:13 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Twyla

    My heart goes out to his family…

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  • June 1, 2012 8:15 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Laura

    Stength and Prayers to this hero’s family, friends and fellow Warriors.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:16 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Alexis

    RIP

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    June 1, 2012 8:17 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Shannon

    :( Hate news like this.

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    June 1, 2012 8:17 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Karen

    Oh how sad.

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    June 1, 2012 8:17 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Christine

    So sad RIP:(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:18 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Carole

    RIP. thank you for your service.

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    June 1, 2012 8:18 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Gin

    Rest In Peace brave soldier and know you are thanked for your heroic endeavors! <3 <3 Condolences to your family and friends…

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    June 1, 2012 8:19 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Luisa

    :((( rest in peace my lovely!

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  • June 1, 2012 8:19 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Marsha

    R.I.P. Sean E. Brazas, of Greensboro, N.C.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:19 pmPosted 2 years ago
    keseru

    so sad Rest In Peace :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:20 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Bobbi Lynn

    RIP indeed – so sorry for his family and dog friends loss. so sad.

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    June 1, 2012 8:21 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Mandy

    :(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:22 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Dorothy

    He is in God’s care now.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:22 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Beth

    May God & his Angels bring him to peace & rest! Prayers out to his family, friends & his dogs! Another loss that will be truly missed…Thank u for giving ur all. U can rest now & be our family’s angel.!.!

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  • June 1, 2012 8:24 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Madelon

    So sorry.

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    June 1, 2012 8:26 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Linda

    OI wish they would just bring them home:(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:26 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Valerie

    That’s to bad.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:28 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Kenneth

    :( rip bless ur heart

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    June 1, 2012 8:29 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Elayne

    RIP brave one m

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  • June 1, 2012 8:29 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Anonymous

    so sad, so sorry

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  • June 1, 2012 8:30 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Shannon

    Awww :( Rest in Peace Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean E. Brazas

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  • June 1, 2012 8:31 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Sophia

    Thank you for all you did. Condolences to your family and friends.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:33 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Lynn

    RIP. My heart goes out to his family…. <3

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    June 1, 2012 8:35 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Breeanna

    this is absolutely heart breaking. My heart to his family, friends and 4 legged comrads.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:35 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Franny

    RIP, you will always be remember.. : (

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    June 1, 2012 8:36 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Zeda

    RIP! God Bless him for all he did for our country!

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    June 1, 2012 8:36 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Sherry

    :(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:38 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Marilyn

    Bless his heart. Xoxoxo

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    June 1, 2012 8:40 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Patty

    So sad…

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    June 1, 2012 8:41 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Ria

    :´(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:42 pmPosted 2 years ago
    John

    rest easy, troop. thanks for your sacrifice.

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    June 1, 2012 8:44 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Angel

    :(

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  • June 1, 2012 8:44 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Hugh

    I send a brave soldiers family my condolences, and hope hope his dog receives the love and respect he or she deserves !

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  • June 1, 2012 8:44 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Linda

    This is very sad news. A man that works with & loves dogs is a great man in my eyes!!!

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  • June 1, 2012 8:44 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Frankie

    Rest in peace ….angel…..

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  • June 1, 2012 8:44 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Edward

    To all his family, so sorry for your loss and pain, a brave and good man.

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    June 1, 2012 8:45 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Gerry

    Oh no-how sad. R.I.P. Hero <3

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    June 1, 2012 8:45 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Kayleen

    so sorry to hear that. What a hero he was, someone to look up to.

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    June 1, 2012 8:45 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Carolee

    RIP sir.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:47 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Renee

    God Bless him. Bring them all home.

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    June 1, 2012 8:48 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Joyce

    Sincere condolences to the family. RIP Sean.

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  • June 1, 2012 8:51 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Anonymous

    :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:51 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Chrissie

    So sorry RIP

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    June 1, 2012 8:53 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Timothy

    How sad…so sorry :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:53 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Geri

    So very sad!!

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  • June 1, 2012 8:53 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Tina

    Prayers to his family and dog :(

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    June 1, 2012 8:55 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Patricia

    God Bless,thank you for your service

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  • June 1, 2012 8:56 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Martina

    Brave Hero; R.I.P.

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    June 1, 2012 8:58 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Paul

    :’-(

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  • June 1, 2012 9:04 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Terry

    RIP my heart goes out to his wife and daughter!! Prayers for this brave young mans courage and sacrifice for this country.

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  • June 1, 2012 9:08 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Nikki

    God bless. My prayers go out to your family. Thank you for your service sir, you can now stand down.

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  • June 1, 2012 9:09 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Kathleen

    God blrss.

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    June 1, 2012 9:14 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Sage

    Why are soldiers still dying in Afghanistan?!?!?!

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  • June 1, 2012 9:16 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Chrissy

    Godspeed.

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    June 1, 2012 9:23 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Jennifer

    RIP Thank you for all you did

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  • June 1, 2012 9:25 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Monica

    :-( tail down.

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  • June 1, 2012 9:30 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Tommy Bryan

    All military deaths seem so unnecessary and tragic in Afghanistan where the US prescence seems unwarranted, after the death of Bin Laden. But being a dog trainer myself this is terrible news.

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  • June 1, 2012 9:42 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Norm

    RIP Petty Officer 2nd Class Sean E. Brazas

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    June 1, 2012 9:44 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Chelsea

    RIP :(

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    June 1, 2012 9:46 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Hannah

    R.I.P gone but never forgotten

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    June 1, 2012 9:46 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Beth

    Hero indeed

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  • June 1, 2012 9:50 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Elizabeth

    <3 love, hugs & kisses <3 to his family

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    June 1, 2012 9:53 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Kim

    Oh no..such madness….when will it end? RIP and thank you, brave soldier..

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    June 1, 2012 9:55 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Victoria

    Rest in Peace, dear soldier. You can stand down.

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  • June 1, 2012 9:58 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Ewa

    R.I.P.

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  • June 1, 2012 10:05 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Kris

    Sad

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    June 1, 2012 10:09 pmPosted 2 years ago
    Anonymous

    The world has lost a beautiful person. Rest in peace and love and prayers for the family

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