|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1987|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2010|
David A. Croft Jr., of Plant City, Florida, was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas. He died Jan. 5 in Baghdad, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device and small arms fire. His decorations and awards include the Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon and Army Service Ribbon. David was posthumously promoted from specialist to sergeant and awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star. David was a life-long resident of the area and a graduate of Durant High School. He is survived by his mother, Vickie Croft of Plant City; sisters, Robin Croft of Plant City, Melodie Hanson of Plant City, and Andrea Pryor of Alabama; brother, Tyler A. Croft of Plant City; fiancee, Susie Clark of Brandon, Fla.; one niece; four nephews; and many other family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Leila Croft, and father, David Croft Sr.
David Andrew Croft (1955 - 2008)
Turkey Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Sue
Record added: Jan 07, 2010
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