CPT Jeremy A. Chandler

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CPT. JEREMY A. CHANDLER - U.S. Army

Hometown / City: RICHMOND HILL, GA BRYAN
Date of Death: Thursday, August 11, 2005
Conflict: Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan)
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Capt.
Unit: COMPANY C, 1ST BATTALION, 3D SFG (A) (CJSOTF-A)
Post / Base: Ft. Bragg, NC

Birth: Jul. 25, 1975
Death: Aug. 11, 2005

Captain Chandler was killed in Afghanistan while proudly serving his country as the team leader of Operational Detachment Alpha 334, 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, Ft. Bragg, NC. This was his third tour in Afghanistan. He also served in Kosovo. Captain Chandler was born July 25, 1975 at Ft. Rucker, Alabama. He was survived by his wife, Wendy Janelle Chandler and his parents, Lieutenant Colonel Alan Chandler and Mrs. Jonnie Chandler and by his sister, Alecia Chandler Wilder. During his ten years of service, he was awarded two Bronze Star Medals for Valor, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Combat Infantry Badge, four Army Commendation Medals, the Army Achievement Medal, two National Defense Service Medals, the Kosovo Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary and Service Medals, the Army Service Ribbon, the NATO Medal, the Air Assault Badge, the Expert Infantry Badge, the Military Free Fall Jumpmaster Parachutist Badge, Master and Senior Parachutist Badges, the Ranger Tab, the Special Forces Tab, an Airborne Qualification, and a Combined Armed Services Staff School Certificate.

Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 60 Site 8213

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