Prentler, Joseph

Prentler, Joseph Thomas

Rank: Specialist

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

Duty station: Vilseck, Germany

MOS: 11B10 – Infantryman

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

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge

Deployments: 1st

Date of birth: 11-Feb-90

Hometown: Fenwick, Michigan

High School: Carson City-Crystal High School

Campaign: Afghanistan

Died: 4-Oct-2010

Age at death: 20

Cause of death: Killed in action – IED

Location of fatality: Mama Kariz, Afghanistan

Place of interment: Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan

Click to open an external link to view Soldier’s grave site on the Find A Grave website.