Spaulding

Spaulding, Riley Sheridan

Rank: Specialist

Unit: F Trp, 2nd Squadron, 2d Stryker Cavalry Regiment

Duty station: Vilseck, Germany

MOS: 11B10 – Infantryman

Awards: Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon with 3, Afghanistan NATO Medal

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge

Deployments: 1 in Iraq, 1 in Afghanistan

Enlisted: 2007

Date of birth: 26 June 1989

Hometown: Sheridan, Texas

Campaign: Afghanistan

Died: 4 May 2011

Age at death: 21

Cause of death: Noncombat-related incident

Location of fatality: Kandahar, Afghanistan

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Place of interment: Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery in Columbus, Texas

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