SFC Luis Manuel Gonzalez

SFC Luis Manuel Gonzalez

Birth
Death 27 Oct 2009 (aged 27)
Arghandab, Arghandab District, Kandahar, Afghanistan
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 60, Site 9675
Memorial ID 62960878 · View Source
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The Department of Defense announced the deaths of seven soldiers who were supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. They died Oct. 27, 2009 in Arghandab Valley, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their vehicle with an improvised explosive device. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Wash. Killed were: Staff Sgt. Luis M. Gonzalez, 27, of South Ozone Park, N.Y. (Memorial # 62960878); Sgt. Fernando De La Rosa, 24, of Alamo, Texas. (Memorial # 62960877); Sgt. Dale R. Griffin, 29, of Terre Haute, Ind. (Memorial # 62960879); Sgt. Issac B. Jackson, 27, of Plattsburg, Mo. (Memorial # 62960880); Sgt. Patrick O. Williamson, 24, of Broussard, La. (Memorial # 62960882); Spc. Jared D. Stanker, 22, of Evergreen Park, Ill. (Memorial # 62960881) and Pfc. Christopher I. Walz, 25, of Vancouver, Wash. (Memorial # 188113077 & 43658439).

This is a group burial for co-mingled remains, a cenotaph, for this group of individuals. This is not a duplicate memorial.
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UNITED STATES ARMY
KILLED IN ACTION - AFGHANISTAN
OCTOBER 27, 2009


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  • Maintained by: Kathy and Bob Stanker
  • Originally Created by: Anne Cady
  • Added: 15 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62960878
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SFC Luis Manuel Gonzalez (15 Jun 1982–27 Oct 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62960878, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Kathy and Bob Stanker (contributor 49312087) .