SPC Steven A. Davis

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SPC STEVEN A. DAVIS - U.S. Army

Hometown / City: WOODBRIDGE, VA PRINCE WILLIAM
Date of Death: Wednesday, July 4, 2007
Conflict: Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq)
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: SPC
Unit: COMPANY C, 2D BATTALION, 12TH INFANTRY, FORT CARSON, CO

Birth: Mar. 26, 1984, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 2007, Iraq

Spc. Steven A. Davis of Woodbridge, Virginia joined the Army in September of 2005. He was the older brother of another soldier fighting in Iraq, a husband and father of a toddler, the grandson of veterans, the son of a Green Beret. He was 23 but brought his skateboard to Baghdad. He was a combat arms soldier but had pizza with his mother once a week in the Green Zone PX. For the Davis family, the military is a tradition, with both grandfathers, the father and on down to brothers Steven and Christopher, all having served. He was awarded the Purple Heart, Bronze Star, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon and Combat Infantryman Badge during his service. Steven died in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with grenades at age 23.

Army
2nd Battalion
12th Infantry Regiment
2nd Brigade Combat Team
2nd Infantry Division
Fort Carson, Colorado

Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec 60 Site 8642

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