SSGT Jason Andrew McDonald

SSGT Jason Andrew McDonald

Birth
Death 9 Jun 2014 (aged 28)
Gaza, Herat, Afghanistan
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 60 Site 10593
Memorial ID 131412284 · View Source
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Staff Sgt. Jason A. McDonald, 28, of Butler, Georgia; died June 9, in Gaza Village, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered while engaged in a combat operation. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group, Fort Campbell, Kentucky. McDonald enlisted as an Infantryman in the U.S. Army in 2004. Upon completion of his initial training, he was assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment at Fort Benning, Georgia. He volunteered for Special Forces and graduated from the Special Forces Qualification Course in 2010. He leave his wife, two children and his parents among others. Also killed were, Staff Sgt. Scott R. Studenmund of Pasadena, California; Spc Justin R. Helton, of Beaver, Ohio; Cpl Justin R. Clouse, of Sprague, Washington and PVT Aaron S. Toppen of Mokena, Illinois. Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Interred on July 10, 2014.


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  • Added: 14 Jun 2014
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT Jason Andrew McDonald (18 Dec 1985–9 Jun 2014), Find A Grave Memorial no. 131412284, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Reed (contributor 46561848) .