Sgt Edward L. Brooks

Sgt Edward L. Brooks

Birth
USA
Death 29 Aug 2007 (aged 25)
Iraq
Burial Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Plot Sec 27 Site 133
Memorial ID 21264073 · View Source
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Sgt. Edward L. Brooks of Dayton, Ohio graduated from Colonel White High School where he was a member of the ROTC class of 2000. In the Junior ROTC he excelled at being a "spin master" in precision rifle drills, twirling his 9-pound rifle like a baton. He was married with a 20-month-old son, 10-year-old stepson and 7-year-old stepdaughter. He died in Ramadi, Iraq, of wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device at age 25.

Army
1st Battalion
77th Armor Regiment
2nd Brigade Combat Team
1st Infantry Division
Schweinfurt, Germany


  • Maintained by: Sterling
  • Originally Created by: Elizabeth Reed
  • Added: 30 Aug 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21264073
  • Joyce Vaughan
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Edward L. Brooks (16 May 1982–29 Aug 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21264073, citing Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Sterling (contributor 47026818) .