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CPL Pruitt Allen Rainey

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CPL Pruitt Allen Rainey Veteran

Birth
Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina, USA
Death
13 Jul 2008 (aged 22)
Nuristan, Afghanistan
Burial
Altamahaw, Alamance County, North Carolina, USA GPS-Latitude: 36.1883389, Longitude: -79.5014278
Memorial ID
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Cpl. Pruitt A. Rainey, 22, of Haw River, N.C.; was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne), 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Vicenza, Italy; died July 13 of wounds sustained when his outpost was attacked by small-arms fire and rocket-propelled grenades from enemy forces in Wanat, Afghanistan. Also killed were 1st Lt. Jonathan P. Brostrom, Sgt. Israel Garcia, Cpl. Jonathan R. Ayers, Cpl. Jason D. Hovater, Cpl. Jason M. Bogar, Cpl. Matthew B. Phillips, Cpl. Gunnar W. Zwilling and Pfc. Sergio S. Abad. Pruitt had planned to go back to school to become a teacher after completing his service. He was 22.
Cpl. Pruitt A. Rainey, 22, of Haw River, N.C.; was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne), 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Vicenza, Italy; died July 13 of wounds sustained when his outpost was attacked by small-arms fire and rocket-propelled grenades from enemy forces in Wanat, Afghanistan. Also killed were 1st Lt. Jonathan P. Brostrom, Sgt. Israel Garcia, Cpl. Jonathan R. Ayers, Cpl. Jason D. Hovater, Cpl. Jason M. Bogar, Cpl. Matthew B. Phillips, Cpl. Gunnar W. Zwilling and Pfc. Sergio S. Abad. Pruitt had planned to go back to school to become a teacher after completing his service. He was 22.

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