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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
2001 - 2005
MOS
21W-Carpentry and Masonry Specialist
Home State
Ohio
Sergeant

Combat Action 1st Award

Engineer

Cause
KIA-Died of Wounds
Reason
IED-Improvised Explosive Device
Location
Iraq
Conflict
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Location of Interment
Whitehouse Cemetery - Whitehouse, Ohio
May 08, 2005
Service to 2005
C Company, 983rd Engineer Battalion
C Company, 983rd Engineer Battalion
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Monclova - Ohio
MOS
21W-Carpentry and Masonry Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
2004 - 2005
Bronze Star
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2005
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Went back to Iraq a second time, was showing his Commander where he got hit by an IED the first time . Got about a hundred yards away and hit again.
2005
Meritorious Unit Commendation
Criteria
The Meritorious Unit Commendation is awarded to units for exceptionally meritorious conduct in performance of outstanding services for at least six continuous months during a period of military operat... More
Description
23 Jan 05 - 8 Nov 05
DA GO 2009-23
2005
Iraq Campaign Medal
Criteria
The area of eligibility encompasses all land area of the country of Iraq and the contiguous water area out to 12 nautical miles, and all air spaces above the land area of Iraq and above the contiguous... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2005
Armed Forces Reserve Medal
Devices : Bronze Letter M
Criteria
The Armed Forces Reserve Medal is awarded to United States Armed Forces Reserve component members (or former members) who complete (or have completed) a total of ten years service. This service need n... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2005
Army Overseas Service Ribbon
Criteria
The Overseas Service Ribbon is awarded to all active members of the Army, the Army National Guard, and to Army Reservists who are credited with a normal overseas tour completed since August 1, 1981 (p... More
Description
Description Pending
2005
Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon
Criteria
The Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon is awarded to all members of the U.S. Army Reserve Components (Army National Guard and Army Reserve) for successful completion of Annual Training o... More
Description
Description Pending
2005
OIF/Iraqi Governance (2004-05)
Description
In June 2004, under the auspices of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1546 the Coalition transferred limited sovereignty to a caretaker government, whose first act was to begin the trial of S... More
2005 - 2005
244th Engineer Battalion
244th Engineer Battalion
Rank
Specialist
Location
Denver - Colorado
MOS
21W-Carpentry and Masonry Specialist
Comments
Show Comments
Specialist
2003 - 2004
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2004
Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal
Criteria
The Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal is awarded to personnel in the grade of colonel and below upon completion of four years service since March 3, 1971, with a Reserve Component unit for exe... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2004
Global War on Terrorism (Expeditionary)
Criteria
Individuals authorized the award of this medal must have been deployed abroad for service in the Global War on Terrorism operations on or after September 11, 2001, and to a future date to be determine... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2004
Global War on Terrorism (Service)
Criteria
Individuals authorized the award of this medal must have participated in or served in support of Global War on Terrorism operations on or after September 11, 2001 and to a future date to be determined... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2004
Armed Forces Reserve Medal
Devices : Bronze Letter M
Criteria
The Armed Forces Reserve Medal is awarded to United States Armed Forces Reserve component members (or former members) who complete (or have completed) a total of ten years service. This service need n... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2004
Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon
Criteria
The NCO Professional Development Ribbon is awarded to all enlisted members of the Army to include the Reserve Components (Army National Guard and Army Reserve), for successful completion of designated... More
Description
Description Pending
2004
Army Overseas Service Ribbon
Criteria
The Overseas Service Ribbon is awarded to all active members of the Army, the Army National Guard, and to Army Reservists who are credited with a normal overseas tour completed since August 1, 1981 (p... More
Description
Description Pending
2004
Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon
Criteria
The Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon is awarded to all members of the U.S. Army Reserve Components (Army National Guard and Army Reserve) for successful completion of Annual Training o... More
Description
Description Pending
2004
OIF/Transition of Iraq (2003-04)
Description
Upon assuming the post of chief executive of the CPA in May 2003, L. Paul Bremer also assumed the title of U.S. Presidential Envoy and Administrator in Iraq. He was frequently called Ambassador by num... More
Memories
Hit by an improvised explosive device March 2004 and evacuated home.
2003 - 2004
C Company, 983rd Engineer Battalion
C Company, 983rd Engineer Battalion
Rank
Specialist
Location
Monclova - Ohio
MOS
21W-Carpentry and Masonry Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist
2001 - 2003
Army Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Army Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to enlisted members of the Army who distinguish themselves by exemplary behavior, efficiency and fidelity during a specified period of conti... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
OIF/Liberation of Iraq (2003)
Description
The 2003 invasion of Iraq lasted from 19 March to 1 May 2003 and signaled the start of the conflict that later came to be known as the Iraq War, which was dubbed Operation Iraqi Freedom by the United ... More
2003 - 2003
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2001
Army Service Ribbon
Criteria
The Army Service Ribbon is awarded to members of the Regular Army, National Guard, or Army Reserve for successful completion of initial entry training. In the case of personnel who receive a Military ... More
Description
Description Pending
2001
Service from 2001

 
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