US war resisters

War Resisters' International is trying to put together a list of known US war resisters. From several sources, War Resisters' International was so far able to gather a bit of information, but this is surely just a snapshot. The list is in alphabetical order. Any additional information is welcome.

Name

Status

Additional information

Darrell Anderson

Deserted from his unit in Germany and fled to Canada

http://www.tomjoad.org/warheroes3.htm

http://service.spiegel.de/cache/international/spiegel/0,1518,337091,00.html

David Beals

Went AWOL after suicide attempt, turns himself in in January 2005

http://www.vaiw.org/vet/index.php/modules.php?op=modload&name
=News&file=article&sid=1136&mode=thread&order=0&thold=0&
POSTNUKESID=f2f1d4ccebe514d29d54ad2536e4ea78

Kevin Mitchell Benderman

Applied for CO status on 20 December 2004

http://www.dahrjamailiraq.com/covering_iraq/archives//000180.php

http://onlinejournal.com/Commentary/011805Benderman/011805benderman.html

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6850273/

Perry O'Brien

Discharged as conscientious objector after Afghanistan war

http://pressherald.mainetoday.com/mondaymag/stories/050103ellis.shtml

David Bunt

imprisoned GI conscientious objector, sent to the brig on September 22nd 2004, he was sentenced to 45 days, due to be released at the end of October 2004

http://www.oz.net/~vvawai/resist/david.html

Travis Burnham,

Applied for CO status in January 2003

http://www.globalpolicy.org/ngos/advocacy/protest/iraq/2003/0324militaryrefus.htm

Travis Clark

Status unknown, said he won't join war in Iraq in March 2003

http://www.globalpolicy.org/ngos/advocacy/protest/iraq/2003/0324militaryrefus.htm

Diedra Cobb

CO application denied in November 2003

http://www.join-snafu.org/resisters.htm#diedra

http://www.afsc.org/youthmil/diedracobb.htm

Aidan Delgado

Declared himself a CO in the middle of 2003, now out of the army.

http://www.counterpunch.org/fleming01262005.html

Dan Falushko

Seeking refugee status in Canada

http://www.join-snafu.org/resisters.htm#dan

Stephen Funk

Sentenced to six months on 6 September 2003, released on 14 March 2004

http://wri-irg.org/news/htdocs/20030404a.html

http://wri-irg.org/pubs/pfp03-en.htm#usa

Jeremy Hinzman

Seeking refugee status in Canada

http://www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=04/10/15/157205&tid=25

http://jeremyhinzman.net/

Brandon Hughey

Seeking refugee status in Canada

http://www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=04/10/15/157205&tid=25

http://brandonhughey.org/

Ghanim Khalil

Announced that he would refuse to deploy to Iraq on February 15th 2003, at anti-war rally in New York
Ghanim Khalil has been allowed to separate from the Army Reserves as his 8 year commitment was at an end, despite "stop-loss".

http://www.citizen-soldier.org/CS03-ghanim.html

Joel Klimkewicz

CO application refused, court martialed in 2004. sentenced to 7 month imprisonment

http://www.jdnews.com/SiteProcessor.cfm?Template=/GlobalTemplates
/Details.cfm&StoryID=28873&Section=News

Jimmy Massey

Massey was honorably discharged from the Corps in December 2003

http://www.tomjoad.org/WarHeroes.htm#massey

Camilo Mejia

Sentenced to one year imprisonment on 21 May 2004

http://wri-irg.org/news/htdocs/20040525a.html

http://www.freecamilo.org/

Pablo Paredes

Turned himself in on 18 December 2004, after almost 2 weeks of being AWOL

http://wri-irg.org/pubs/upd-0501.htm#USA:_Gulf_war_deserters_and

Michael Sudbury

Discharged 1 day before his planned public announcement as CO

http://www.globalpolicy.org/ngos/advocacy/protest/iraq/2003/0324militaryrefus.htm

David Sunders

Seeking refugee status in Canada

http://www.join-snafu.org/resisters.htm#david

Wilfredo Torres

Other than honourable discharge after having been AWOL

http://www.join-snafu.org/resisters.htm#wilfredo

Carl Webb

Refused to report when his contract was extended by the National Guard, presently AWOL

http://www.join-snafu.org/resisters.htm#carl

http://www.carlwebb.net/

Abdullah William Webster

Sentenced to 14 months in prison

http://web.amnesty.org/library/Index/ENGAMR511372004?open&of=ENG-USA