Ahmed, Shane, SPC

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2008-2010, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment
Service Years
2007 - 2010
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Operation Enduring Freedom


One Service Stripe

Three Overseas Service Bars

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Kunar province, Afghanistan

Casualty Date
Nov 14, 2010
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Location of Interment
Fort Custer National Cemetery - Augusta, Michigan
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 11 Site 468

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord 101st Airbone Division

 Unofficial Badges 

Gold Star

 Military Association Memberships
GWOT Fallen
  2010, GWOT Fallen [Verified]

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Air Assault Badge

 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment
  2008-2010, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  2007-2008 Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
  2009-2010 Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF)
 Colleges Attended 
Purdue University
  1997-2001, Purdue University
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Specialist Shane Hasan Ahmed, 31, of Chesterfield, Mich., died Nov. 14, while conducting operations in Watahpur district, Konar province, Afghanistan.

Ahmed was an Infantryman assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).  He joined the Army in April 2007 and arrived at Fort Campbell in December 2009. 

His awards and decorations include:  Army Commendation Medal; Army Achievement Medal; Army Good Conduct Medal; Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Iraq Campaign Medal; Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; Humanitarian Service Medal; Army Service Ribbon; Overseas Service Ribbon and Armed Forces Reserve Medal with Mobilization device.

Ahmed is survived by his wife, Eva Vasquez; step-daughter, Evita Vasquez; step-son, Evan Vasquez, of Lebanon, Tenn. and his parents, Jamal and Subra Ahmed of Chesterfield, Mich. 

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