Allen, Nekl, SSG

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2007-2010, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment/B Company
Service Years
2002 - 2008
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Operation Enduring Freedom

Staff Sergeant

Two Service Stripes

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Wardak province, Afghanistan

Date of Passing
Sep 12, 2009
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 60, Site 8941

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord Army Recruiter - 3 stars 10th Mountain Division

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
GWOT Fallen
  2008, GWOT Fallen [Verified]

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Army Staff Sgt Allen was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, New York. He served as an infantryman and was deployed in January. Allen died of injuries sustained when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised-explosive device and small arms fire. Nekl is survived by his wife, Amy, and his three children. He was a graduate of Churchville-Chili High School class of 1999 where he was a wrestler and played football and joined the US Army in May 2002. This was Nekl's 3rd overseas deployment. He was previously deployed twice to Iraq.
Other Comments:
Not Specified
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Air Assault Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  2002, 1st Battalion, 50th Infantry Regiment (Fort Benning, GA), D
 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment (Rakkasans)2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment
  2002-2005, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment/A Company
  2005-2007, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment (Rakkasans)/B Company
  2007-2010, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment/B Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  2001-2020 Camp Fallujah, Iraq (FOB)
  2001-2020 Camp Fallujah, Iraq (FOB)
  2003-2003 Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
  2003-2004 OIF/Transition of Iraq (2003-04)
  2003-2008 Camp Blue Diamond Ar Ramadi, Iraq
  2003-2010 Camp Speicher, Tirkrit, Iraq
  2006-2006 FOB Broomhead, Tikrit, Iraq
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