Viewing cable 07SANSALVADOR1342
Title: EL SALVADOR: VETTING OF SOLDIERS FOR IRAQ, TRANCHE 2

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SUBJECT: EL SALVADOR: VETTING OF SOLDIERS FOR IRAQ, TRANCHE 2 
 
 
¶1.  This cable contains an action request; please see 
Paragraph 2. 
 
¶2.  Post requests Department review of human rights records 
of Salvadoran soldiers from the Cuscatlan Battalion, who plan 
to depart for Iraq on August 1, 2007 for a six month tour of 
duty.  This is the second of three cables and includes names 
101 through 200 of the 315 soldiers. 
 
Soldier     Menendez Ruiz,    Jose de Jesus 
DPOB: March 19, 1976          Coatepeque, Santa Ana 
 
Seaman      Menjivar Magana,  Manuel de Jesus 
DPOB: May 5, 1984             Guaymango, Ahuachapan 
 
Seaman      Chavez Aguilera,  Reinaldo 
DPOB: September 5, 1974       Conchagua, La Union 
 
Seaman      Rivas Espinoza,   Santos Ismael 
DPOB: February 5, 1974        San Vicente, San Vicente 
 
Seaman      Zacarias Saldana, Walter Antonio 
DPOB: April 19, 1984          Tacuba, Ahuachapan 
 
Seaman      Carballo Chavez,  Rafael Aristides 
DPOB: November 3, 1977        Guadalupe, San Vicente 
 
Seaman      Cruz Martinez,    Oscar Antonio 
DPOB: October 4, 1976         Estanzuela, Usulutan 
 
Seaman      Galdamez Galdamez,Marlon Hugo 
DPOB: July 16,1980            Chalatenango, Chalatenango 
 
Seaman      Rivas Ocotan,     Sebastian 
DPOB: February 2, 1986        Nahuizalco, Sonsonate 
 
Seaman      Zelaya Hernandez, Pedro Antonio 
DPOB: May 20, 1972            Mercedes Umana, Usulutan 
 
Seaman      Ramos Garcia,     Julio Adalberto 
DPOB: January 27, 1973        Tacuba, Ahuachapan 
 
Seaman      Reyes Gamez,      Jose Heriberto 
DPOB: September 19, 1977      Santiago Nonualco, La Paz 
 
Soldier     Palacios Menjivar,Marlon Bladimir 
DPOB: October 26, 1987        Cojutepeque, Cuscatlan 
 
Seaman      Garcia Ramirez,   Jose Roberto 
DPOB: June 7, 1980            San Pedro Perulapan, Cuscatlan 
 
Driver      Avelar Erazo,     Jose Mauricio 
DPOB: October 19, 1959        Tacachico, La Libertad 
 
Driver      Carrillo,         Santos Jorge 
DPOB: October 31, 1976        Rosario de Mora, San Salvador 
 
Driver      Henriquez Lopez,  Luis Alfredo 
DPOB: December 25, 1971       Santa Ana, Santa Ana 
 
Driver      Realegeno,        Miguel Angel 
DPOB: December 1, 1960        Santiago Nonualco, La Paz 
 
Driver      Benavides,        Jose Antonio 
DPOB: March 11, 1965          Santa Maria, Usulutan 
 
Driver      Avila,            Manuel de Jesus 
DPOB: February 17, 1963       Candelaria de la Frontera, 
Santa Ana 
 
Driver      Ramirez Barrientos,Saul Ernesto 
DPOB: February 18, 1961       El Congo, Santa Ana 
 
Lieutenant Colonel      Jimenez Moran,    Jose Roberto 
DPOB: October 20, 1965  San Marcos, San Salvador 
 
Lieutenant Colonel      Azanudo Hernandez,Roy Ronald 
DPOB: November 4, 1966  San Salvador 
 
Major Tejada Murcia,          Carlos Alberto 
DPOB: September 28, 1964      San Salvador 
 
Major Diaz Olano, Rafael Antonio 
DPOB: February 24, 1968 Zacatecoluca, La Paz 
 
Major Cristales Orantes,Manuel Alberto 
DPOB: November 11, 1969 Zacateculuca, La Paz 
 
Captain     Alvarado Urrutia, Carlos Alexander 
DPOB: September 15, 1971 Zacatecoluca, La Paz 
 
Captain     Iriondo Artero,   Juan Ulises 
DPOB: July 29, 1974     Ahuachapan 
 
1LT   Rivera Chavez,    William Alberto 
DPOB: June 21, 1974     Lourdes, Colon 
 
1LT   Berrios Mejia,    Carlos Roberto 
DPOB: January 16, 1978  Cojutepeque, Cuscatlan 
 
1LT   Pineda Martinez,  Noe Antonio 
DPOB: June 29, 1975     Chalatenango 
 
1LT   Posada Sanchez,   Oscar Alfredo 
DPOB: March 8, 1978     Zacatecoluca, La Paz 
 
2LT   Acosta Nunez,     Angel Antonio 
DPOB: December 14, 1982 Santa Ana 
 
Sergeant Major    Pena Gonzalez,    Victor Manuel 
DPOB: July 15, 1966     Tecoluca, San Vicente 
 
Sergeant Major    Hernandez Zelayandia,   Jose Roman 
DPOB: September 19, 1969      Conchagua, La Union 
 
Sergeant First Class    Lazo Blanco,      Gregorio 
DPOB: June 15, 1966     Sociedad, Morazan 
 
Sergeant First Class    Molina Garcia,    Isaias 
DPOB: August 23, 1969   Olocuilta, La Paz 
 
Sergeant First Class    Campos Fernandez, Victor Manuel 
DPOB: July 18, 1967     San Juan Nonualco,  La Paz 
 
Sergeant    Lopez Melgar,     Jose Antonio 
DPOB: May 26, 1965      Tacuba,  Ahuachapan 
 
Staff Sergeant    Esquina     Jose Roberto 
DPOB: December 3, 1973  Nahuizalco, Sonsonate 
 
Staff Sergeant    Cruz Moran, Saul 
DPOB: August 23, 1965   San Francisco Chinameca, La Paz 
 
Staff Sergeant    Linares Garcia,   Juan Francisco 
DPOB: February 11, 1975 Santa Ana 
 
Staff Sergeant    Flores Navarro,   Jose Martin 
DPOB: November 18, 1971 Sonsonate 
 
Staff Sergeant    Ramos Marroquin,  Andres Antonio 
DPOB: November 3, 1980   Lourdes,  Colon 
 
Staff Sergeant    Alvarez Reyes,    Juan Antonio 
DPOB: December 22, 1972 Santa Catarina Masahuat, Sonsonate 
 
Staff Sergeant    Garcia Tobar,     Jose Benedicto 
DPOB: January 15, 1977  Ahuachapan 
 
Corporal    Cinco Servelio, Antonio 
DPOB: June 6, 1977      Ahuachapan 
 
Corporal    Santos Garcia,    Walter Neftaly 
DPOB: June 1, 1979      Santa Catarina Masahuat, Sonsonate 
 
Corporal    Benitez,    Lucas 
DPOB: October 20, 1968  San Pedro Perulapan, Cuscatlan 
 
Corporal    Rivera Arce,      Jose Orlando 
DPOB: June 8, 1978      Santiago Nonualco, La Paz 
 
Corporal    Alvarez Lopez,    Bernardo 
DPOB: February 4, 1981  Santo Domingo De Guzman, Sonsonate 
 
Corporal    Rodriguez Reyes,  Evaristo 
DPOB: October 26, 1984  Nahuizalco, Sonsonate 
 
Corporal    Bernal Argueta,   Roberto Carlos 
DPOB: August 18, 1982   Huizucar,  La Libertad 
 
Corporal    Zarpate Ramirez,  Leonel 
DPOB: November 15, 1975 Santa Catarina Masahuat 
 
Soldier     Moises,     Fidel Patrocinio 
DPOB: January 13, 1967  Cuisnahuat, Sonsonate 
 
Soldier     Martinez Gonzalez,Juan Pablo 
DPOB: June 26, 1968     San Juan Tepezontes,  La Paz 
 
Soldier     Ramirez,    Oscar Armando 
DPOB: December 11, 1981 Ahuachapan 
 
Soldier     Cruz Clemente,    Alex Arnoldo 
DPOB: December 12, 1983 Sonsonate 
Soldier     Perez Gil,  Danilo Osnel 
DPOB: March 24, 1988    San Pedro Perulapan, Cuscatlan 
 
Sergeant    Urquilla Flores,  Jose Alfredo 
DPOB: February 17, 1968 Cojutepeque, Cuscatlan 
 
Sergeant    Hernandez Aguilar,Jose Maria 
DPOB: June 5, 1960      Metapan, Santa Ana 
 
Sergeant    Perez Rodriguez,  Carlos Alberto 
DPOB: December 13, 1968 San Pedro Nonualco, La Paz 
 
Staff Sergeant    Gonzalez,   Nicolas 
DPOB: November 15, 1964 Tepecoyo,  La Libertad 
 
Staff Sergeant    Delgado,    Gregorio 
DPOB: February 23, 1963 Sonsonate 
 
Corporal    Flores,     Pedro Alberto 
DPOB: March 19, 1961    Ciudad Arce,  La Libertad 
 
Corporal    Hernandez Peraza, Nelson Giovanni 
DPOB: May 9, 1968 San Salvador 
 
Major Castillo Escobar, Jose Roberto 
DPOB: January 1, 1970   San Salvador 
 
Sergeant Major    Zetino Menjivar,  Roberto 
DPOB: February 16, 1968 Sacacoyo, La Libertad 
 
Major Vides Nieves,     Juan Carlos 
DPOB: December 21, 1969 San Salvador 
 
1LT   Jimenez Moza,     Willian Ernesto 
DPOB: May 26, 1974      Santa Ana 
 
1LT   Vasquez,    Rigoberto Antonio 
DPOB: December 25, 1980 San Salvador 
 
Sergeant    Cortez Galvez,    Douglas Milton 
DPOB: November 16, 1962 Sonzacate, Dpto. Sonsonate 
 
Sergeant Major    Bernardo,   Antonio Eguizabal 
DPOB: August 20, 1963   Santa Ana 
 
Sergeant First Class    Linares,    Carlos Obdulio 
DPOB: March 25, 1968    Juayua, Sonsonate 
 
Sergeant First Class    Morales Ramos,    Nelson Antonio 
DPOB: February 27, 1975 Quezaltepeque, La Libertad 
 
Sergeant First Class    Lopez Sevillano,  Jaime Antonio 
DPOB: March 29, 1972    Sonsonate 
 
Sergeant    Hernandez Segura, Carlos Ernesto 
DPOB: April 13, 1966    Sensuntepeque, Cabanas 
 
Staff Sergeant    Giron,      Elmer Daniel 
DPOB: January 20, 1980  Ciudad Arce 
 
Staff Sergeant    Lucas Mendoza,    Jose Luis 
DPOB: October 23, 1968  Nahuizalco, Sonsonate 
 
Staff Sergeant    Orellana Colocho, Wil Alfredo 
DPOB: June 12, 1978     San Juan Opico 
 
Staff Sergeant    Santamaria, Carlos Rodas 
DPOB: August 17, 1976   San Luis Talpa, La Paz 
 
Staff Sergeant    Duran Vides,Jose Esteban 
DPOB: November 28, 1973 Sensuntepeque, Cabanas 
 
Staff Sergeant    Segura Lima,      Edgardo Benjamin 
DPOB: September 14, 1972      El Refugio, Ahuachapan 
 
Staff Sergeant    Diaz Melendez,    Emigdio Salvador 
DPOB: August 5, 1967    San Salvador 
 
Staff Sergeant    Perez Rosales,    Manuel Antonio 
DPOB: November 30, 1970 San Pedro Mazahuat, La Paz 
 
Staff Sergeant    Ramirez Monterrosa,     Juan Carlos 
DPOB: January 19, 1978  Jayaque, La Libertad 
 
Corporal    Rivas Navas,      Daniel Neftali 
DPOB: October 13, 1983  San Pablo Tacachico, La Libertad 
 
Corporal    Perez Palacios,   Jacinto 
DPOB: September 11, 1962      San Juan Oico, La Libertad 
 
Soldier     Perez Aquino ,    Leodan Enrique 
DPOB: December 8, 1982  Cuiznahuat, Sonsonate 
 
Soldier     Hernandez Martinez,     Juan Carlos 
DPOB: May 7, 1980  Apopa, San Salvador 
 
Seaman      Blanco Garcia,    Luis Alberto 
DPOB: December 4, 1983  San Miguel 
 
Sergeant    Aguilar,    Victor Manuel 
DPOB: February 21, 1958 El Congo, Santa Ana 
 
Sergeant    Coatete,    Vicente 
DPOB: September 1, 1959 Zaragoza 
 
1LT   Gil Funes,  Sigfredo Ernesto 
DPOB: January 6, 1975   Santa Ana 
 
Staff Sergeant    Lipe Ocotan,      Ceferino 
DPOB: August 26, 1969   Nahuizalco, Sonsonate 
 
Staff Sergeant    Trujillo  Nery,   Adalberto 
DPOB: July 7, 1969      Ahuachapan 
 
Corporal    Santos Tisnado,   Pedro 
DPOB: June 29, 1967     San Esteban Catarina, San Vicente 
 
Corporal    Orellana Alfaro,  Jose Esteban 
DPOB: August 25, 1978   San Miguel Tepezonte, La Paz 
 
Corporal.   Rodriguez Iraheta,      Juan Carlos 
DPOB: March 28, 1978    San Vicente 
 
Soldier     Crespin Cortez,   Carlos Antonio 
DPOB: August 11, 1976   San Agustin, Usulutan 
 
¶3.  Post has reviewed available human rights files; the above 
individuals have not been determined to be identifiable with 
individuals involved in or accused of human rights abuses. 
Glazer