Dozier

Dozier, Jonathan Kilian

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Unit: HHT, 3d Squadron, 2d Stryker Cavalry Regiment

Duty station: Vilseck, Germany

MOS: 11B10 – Infantryman

Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, Army Achievement Medal with two oak leaf clusters, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon (2)

Badges: Combat Infantry Badge, Parachute Badge, and Expert Rifle Badge

Enlisted: 1997  and reenlisted in 2005 after a break in service

Date of birth: 30 September 1977

Hometown: Chesapeake, Virginia

High School: Fork Union Military Academy

College: Middle Tennessee State University

Children: Emma

Campaign: Iraq

Died: 9 January 2008

Age at death: 30

Cause of death: Killed in action – House born IED

Location of fatality: Sinsil, Iraq

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Place of interment: Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia

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Note: He was sniper certified and completed Phase I of Special Forces Qualification Course.