SGT Jacob L Butler USA 04-01-2003 OIF Wellsville, KS, age 24. illed in action when a rocket-propelled grenade hit his vehicle in Samawa, Iraq. He enlisted in the United States Army in November of 1998 and was a cavalry scout for two years before reenlisting on March 23, 2001. As a cavalry scout, he went on tour to Kuwait in 1999 and was later deployed again to Kuwait on his second tour in April 2002 until October of that same year. His Awards and Decorations include, the Meritorious Service Medal, The Army Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters, The Army Achievement Medal, The National Defense Service Medal, The Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal with service star, The Good Conduct Medal and The Purple Heart.
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