Silverman, Joshua Benjamin, CW2

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Last Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 2
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
153E-MH-60 Pilot
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Officer)
Primary Unit
2011-2013, 153E, 3rd Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment
Service Years
2005 - 2013
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Enduring Freedom


Chief Warrant Officer 2

One Overseas Service Bar

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Home State
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
3321 E Bell RD, STE 5 A
Phoenix, AZ 85032

Casualty Date
Dec 17, 2013
Hostile, Died
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR)/Operation Noble Lance
Location of Interment
Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery - Chesterfield, Missouri
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 7, Row 13, Grave 31

 Official Badges 

1st Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
GWOT FallenDept of ArizonaIraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)Michael E Mahony Chapter 691
Fort Riley ChapterWounded Warrior ProjectUS Army Warrant Officers Association Life Member
  2013, GWOT Fallen [Verified]3
  2013, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Dept of Arizona (Fallen Member (Honor Roll)) (Scottsdale, Arizona) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2013, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2013, Military Order of the Purple Heart, Michael E Mahony Chapter 691 (Sergeant At Arms) (Sun City, Arizona) - Chap. Page
  2013, Society of 1st Infantry Division , Fort Riley Chapter (Fallen Member (Honor Roll)) [Verified]
  2013, Wounded Warrior Project [Verified]
  2013, US Army Warrant Officers Association - Assoc. Page
  2013, Combat Helicopter Pilots Association, Life Member (Fallen Member (Honor Roll)) [Verified]

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Action 1st Award
Aviator Badge (Basic)

 Unit Assignments
U.S. Army3rd  Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment
  2009-2011, 68F, Warrant Officer Candidate School (WOCS)
  2011-2013, 153E, 3rd Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  2013-2013 Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) /OEF - Afghanistan
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
CW2 Silverman, Joshua, 35, of Scottsdale, Ariz.; assigned to 3rd Assault Helicopter Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment, 1st Combat Aviation Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kan.; died Dec. 17 in Now Bahar, Afghanistan, in a helicopter crash. Also killed were: Chief Warrant Officer 2 Randy L. Billings, Sgt. Peter C. Bohler, Sgt. 1st Class Omar W. Forde, Spc. Terry K. D. Gordon and Staff Sgt. Jesse L. Williams.
Joshua Silverman was born March 3, 1978, in Scottsdale, Ariz. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in the fall of 2005 and served as an aircraft electrician from 2005 to 2008.

He was later selected for Warrant Officer Candidate School in 2009, before attending flight school at Fort Rucker, Ala.
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