KIA September 6, 2009
Operation Enduring Freedom
Assigned to 1st Battalion, 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division, Fort Richardson, Alaska
Killed September 6, 2009, in Sharana, Afghanistan while on patrol when he stepped on a pressurized plate that set off an improvised explosive device.
25 years old from Snyder, Texas
Original portrait presented to his wife and parents May 21, 2011 during the Armed Forces Day Banquet held by America Supports You-Texas in Amarillo, Texas