SPC Jared Donald Stanker

SPC Jared Donald Stanker

Birth
Palos Heights, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 27 Oct 2009 (aged 22)
Arghandab, Arghandab District, Kandahar, Afghanistan
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 60, Site 9675
Memorial ID 62960881 · 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. Please see Jared's gravesite in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Alsip, IL. (Memorial # 43677405).
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Inscription

UNITED STATES ARMY - KILLED IN ACTION - AFGHANISTAN - OCTOBER 27, 2009

Gravesite Details Final, co-mingled remains of seven soldiers killed by an IED during Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan were interred 18 Nov 2010.

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  • Maintained by: Kathy and Bob Stanker
  • Originally Created by: Anne Cady
  • Added: 15 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62960881
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SPC Jared Donald Stanker (13 Oct 1987–27 Oct 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62960881, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Kathy and Bob Stanker (contributor 49312087) .