Staff Sergeant James Dennis McNaughton

Staff Sergeant James Dennis McNaughton

United States Army Military Police Corps, U.S. Government

End of Watch Tuesday, August 2, 2005

James Dennis McNaughton

Staff Sergeant James McNaughton was shot and killed while assigned to military police duties at Camp Victory in Baghdad, Iraq.

He was climbing a guard tower to assist with the training of an Iraqi police officer when he was shot by a sniper.

Sergeant McNaughton had served in the U.S. Army Reserves for 10 years and also served as a police officer for the New York City Police Department. He was survived by his parents.


  • Age 27
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Overseas
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Not available

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Continue to rest easy my brother. Your picture is always displayed at the U.S. Marshals K-9 Unit, at the U.S. Court House, S.D.N.Y., where all of us, retired M.O.F., and LEO's, see you every day and say a prayer for you and your family. Watch over them and us from a better place. Until we meet.

Lieutenant Ray Flores
N.Y.P.D. (retired)

August 2, 2017

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