Adamski, Frank E., III, SSG

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
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Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2009-2011, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment
Service Years
2005 - 2011
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Operation Enduring Freedom

Staff Sergeant

Two Service Stripes

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Konar province, Afghanistan

Casualty Date
Mar 29, 2011
Hostile, Died
Gun, Small Arms Fire
OEF-Afghanistan/Consolidation II (2006-09)
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 60, Grave 9612

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
GWOT Fallen
  2011, GWOT Fallen [Verified]

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)Air Assault Badge

 Unit Assignments
136th Regiment (Regional Training Institute)1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment2nd Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment
  2005-2007, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 136th Regiment (Armor)/B Company
  2006-2007, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment
  2007-Present, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment/B Company
  2009-2011, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  2001-2020 FOB Eden, Hit, Iraq
  2010-2011 Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) /OEF - Afghanistan
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SSG Frank E. Adamski III March 30, 1984 - March 29, 2011

SSG Frank E. Adamski III, stationed at Ft. Campbell, KY, formally of Plainfield, assigned to 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.; died March 29 in the Sarkani district of Kunar province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his unit with small-arms fire.

He was born in Port Jefferson, NY on March 30, 1984 to Frank E. Adamski Jr. of Voluntown and Susan (Poppiti) Adamski of Port Jefferson, NY. After moving to Connecticut from Long Island at age nine, he attended elementary school in Voluntown. He grew up in Plainfield and graduated from Plainfield High School in 2002 where he participated in football and track.

He joined the Army in March 2005, where he completed basic training in Ft. Benning, GA. Following basic training, he was stationed in Friedberg, Germany where he was attached to the 1/36th Infantry, 1st Brigade, 1st Armored Division. He deployed to Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom.

He married the love of his life, Danielle (Bimler) Adamski on March 31, 2007.

After returning home, he was stationed in Ft. Benning, GA where he was a Javelin Instructor. In early 2009, he re-enlisted and was stationed at Ft. Campbell, KY where he was attached to the 101st Airborne Division (Air assault), 2/327 1st Brigade Combat Team.

In February of 2010, he became a proud father of Victoria Grace Adamski.

Shortly after Victoria's birth, he was deployed to Kunar Province, Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

His awards and decorations include: Bronze Star Medal; Army Commendation Medal; Army Achievement Medal; Army Good Conduct Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Afghanistan Campaign Medal; Iraq Campaign Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; Non-Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon; Army Service Ribbon; Overseas Service Ribbon; NATO Medal, Parachutist Badge; Air Assault Badge and Combat Infantryman Badge.

Besides his wife and daughter, he is survived by his parents, Frank Adamski of Volutown, Connecticut. and mother, Susan Adamski of Westbury, New York,,his sister Veronica Adamski, his great grandmother Emma Marie Adamski, and numerous family members.

A Memorial Service will be held at St. John the Apostle Church in Plainfield on Tuesday, April 5th at 11 A.M. A gathering will be held at the Plainfield VFW following the service and all are welcome. By request of the family, we ask that you bring a dish and your many fond memories of Frank. We want his infectious smile and sense of humor to live on forever.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the SSG Frank E. Adamski III Scholarship c/o Plainfield High School P.O. Box 218 Central Village, CT 06332.

Burial was during a private ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery on April 25, 2011.

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