Wayne Geiger

Geiger, Wayne Marshall

Rank: Corporal

Unit: H Co, 3d Squadron, 2d Stryker Cavalry Regiment

Duty station: Vilseck, Germany

MOS: 11B10 – Infantryman

Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal with Star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge, Marksmanship Badge with Rifle

Deployments: 1 in Iraq

Enlisted: 2005

Date of birth: 10 June 1984

Hometown: Lone Pine, California

High School: Lone Pine High School

Campaign: Iraq

Died: 18 October 2007

Age at death: 23

Cause of death: Killed in action – IED

Location of fatality: Baghdad, Iraq

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Place of interment: Mount Whitney Cemetery in Lone Pine, California

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