CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 25, 2007
The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel killed in Iraq and Kuwait: Alejandro Ayala, 26, of Riverside; staff sergeant, Air Force. Ayala was killed Nov. 18 in a vehicle accident in Kuwait. He was assigned to the 90th Logistics Readiness Squadron at F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. -- Kenneth R. Booker, 25, of Vevay, Ind.; sergeant, Army. Booker was killed Nov. 14 when a roadside bomb exploded near his vehicle in Mukhisa, Iraq, northeast of Baghdad.