SSGT John William Perry

SSGT John William Perry

Birth
USA
Death 12 Nov 2016 (aged 30)
Bagram, Parwan, Afghanistan
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 60, Grave 11392
Memorial ID 172730270 · View Source
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The Department of Defense announced today the death of two soldiers who were supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel. They died Nov. 12 of injuries sustained from an improvised explosive device in Bagram, Afghanistan. The soldiers were assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Special Troops Battalion, 1st Sustainment Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.
Killed were:
Sgt. John W. Perry, 30, of Stockton, California
Pfc. Tyler R. Iubelt, 20, of Tamaroa, Illinois
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Governor and First Lady Honor Sgt. John W. Perry

11-14-2016
SACRAMENTO – On behalf of all Californians, Governor Brown and First Lady Anne Gust Brown honor Sgt. John W. Perry, who bravely gave his life in service to our state and nation. The Governor and First Lady extend their deepest condolences to his family and friends at this difficult time.

In memorial, Governor Brown ordered that flags be flown at half-staff over the State Capitol. Sgt. Perry’s family will receive a letter of condolence from the Governor.

Sgt. John W. Perry, 30, of Stockton, CA, died November 12 in Bagram, Afghanistan, from injuries sustained in an improvised explosive device blast. He was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Special Troops Battalion, 1st Sustainment Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, TX. Sgt. Perry was supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel.

Gravesite Details Interment December 15, 2016
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  • Added: 14 Nov 2016
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT John William Perry (2 Nov 1986–12 Nov 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 172730270, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by sandysea (contributor 47432815) .