Army SGT. Robert D. Gordon II, 22, of River Falls, Alabama. Died September 16, 2009, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington. Died at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, from a non-combat-related illness after becoming ill on September 11 in southern Afghanistan.