The fallen soldiers are Chief Warrant Officer Philip E.
Windorski, Jr., 35, of Bovey, MN; CWO Matthew G. Kelley, 30, of
Cameron, MO; CWO Joshua M. Tillery, 31, of Beaverton, OR; and CWO
Benjamin H. Todd, 29, of Colville, WA.
Defense Department officials confirmed the helicopters involved
were OH-58D Kiowa Warriors (similar to type shown above). The
mishap occurred at approximately 2:15 am local time Monday.
Enemy action is not suspected as a contributing
factor to the midair.