Clayton Henson

Henson, Clayton Welch

Rank: Private First Class

Unit: A Trp, 1st Squadron, 2d Armored Calvary Regiment

Duty station: Fort Polk, Louisiana

MOS: 11C1O – Indirect Fire Infantryman

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

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge

Deployments: 1 in Iraq

Date of birth: 25-Aug-1983

Hometown: Stanton, Texas

High School: Stanton High School

Campaign: Iraq

Died: 17-Mar-2004

Age at death: 20

Cause of death: Killed in action – Small Arms Fire

Location of fatality: Diwaniyah, Iraq

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Place of interment: Evergreen Cemetery in Stanton, Texas

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