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

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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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Rest in Peace, MP McNaughton !

MP Matt Lyons - 1980/83
US Army Military Police - 546th MP Co. Ft. Sill, OK

July 3, 2023

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