SGT Jonathan M. Walls

SGT Jonathan M. Walls

SGT. JONATHAN M. WALLS - U.S. Army

Hometown / City: WEST LAWN, PA MULTIPLE
Date of Death: Saturday, August 1, 2009
Conflict: Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan)
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: SGT
Unit: COMPANY C, 1ST BATTALION, 12TH INFANTRY, 4 BCT, FORT CARSON, CO

Birth: Feb. 7, 1982
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 2009, Afghanistan

Sgt. Jonathan M. Walls, 27, of West Lawn, Pa.; assigned to 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, Colo.; died Aug. 1 in Mushan village, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his patrol with improvised explosive devices and rocket-propelled grenades. Also killed were Army Pfc. Richard K. Jones and Army Pvt. Patrick S. Fitzgibbon. Cpl. Walls was serving his country in Afghanistan when he was killed Aug. 1 He was the husband of Meghan (Spivey) Walls. Born in San Diego, he was a loving son of Steven A. Walls and Lisa K. Rowe. Jonathan graduated from Wilson High School in 2001 and enlisted in the Army in 2005. He served a tour of duty in Iraq and was deployed to Afghanistan in May 2009. In addition to his wife and parents, Jonathan is survived by a son, Hayden; daughters, Lily and Allahna; brothers: Nevin, Michael, Steven Jr. and Christopher; his maternal grandmother, Ann L. Rowe, West Lawn; and his paternal grandparents, Albert F. Walls Jr. and June Fraunfelter, Reading. Published in the Reading Eagle.

Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 60 Site 9494

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