SPC Albert R. Jex

SPC Albert R. Jex

SPC. ALBERT R. JEX - U.S. Army

Hometown / City: PHOENIX, AZ MARICOPA
Date of Death: Monday, February 9, 2009
Conflict: Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq)
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: SPC
Unit: HHT, 3D BATTALION, 8TH CAVALRY REGIMENT, FORT HOOD, TX

Birth: Aug. 18, 1985
Newfane
Niagara County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 2009, Iraq

Spc. Albert R. Jex, 23, of Phoenix, Ariz.; was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas; He died Feb. 9 in Mosul, Iraq, of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. Also killed was Lt. Col. Garnet R. Derby, Sgt. Joshua A. Ward and Pfc. Jonathan R. Roberge.

Burial:
Cold Springs Cemetery
Lockport
Niagara County
New York, USA

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