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Pvt Robert Lewis Frantz
Birth: Dec. 8, 1983
Alma
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 2003
Baghdad, Iraq

Robby Frantz lost his father when he was 4 years old and dropped out of high school. He joined the Army 10 months ago (August, 2002) in the hopes of turning his life around. He was assigned to Comp. B, 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Division. After his service, he wanted to become a police officer.

Robby was buried on June 30, 2003 at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery and the service was held in the Dodd Field Chapel. Approximately 250 people were in attendence.

Robby was awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Maj. Gen. Robert T. Clark presented these to Kim Smith, Robby's mother, at the service. Maj. Gen. Clark also presented Mrs. Smith with an American flag. Maj. Gen. Clark is the deputy commanding general, 5th U.S. Army.


Robby was engaged to Ana Perez and has a 2 year old daughter named Shannon.

He was killed when a grenade thrown by a local resident exploded near him while on guard duty in Baghdad, Iraq.

He was only 19 years old. 
 
Inscription:
Bronze Star
Purple Heart
Loved By
All
 
Note: PVT US Army, Iraq
 
Burial:
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 25, Site 2096
 
Maintained by: Kim Smith
Originally Created by: Angelbabe_E
Record added: Jun 19, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7598483
Pvt Robert Lewis Frantz
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Pvt Robert Lewis Frantz
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