A member of the Tulsa-based 138th Fighter Wing, Roberts, 28, died March 11 in a rocket attack at Camp Taji in Iraq. He was the first Oklahoma guardsman killed in action since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, officials said.

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Mike has worked for the Tulsa World from 1995-2000 and from 2005-present. He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a degree in Photographic Arts/Journalism. He lives in Owasso with his wife Brandi and daughters Sonnie and Sarah.