Navy veteran writes names of 2,200 killed service members from memory

FORT WORTH — Close to 7,000 words and more than 2,200 names later, Ron White finally did it.

The U.S. Navy veteran recorded the names of the military fallen from Afghanistan on a makeshift wall in downtown Fort Worth on Thursday. And he did it all from memory.

“I have pictures in my mind for each name,” said White, who served one tour of duty in Afghanistan in 2007.

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