Sgt. Shane P. Duffy
United States Army
KIA 04 Jun 2008
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22, of Taunton, Mass.; assigned to the 1st Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade
Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.; died June 4 in Tikrit,
Iraq, of wounds sustained in Sharqat, Iraq, when his unit was attacked by enemy forces using
small-arms fire and hand grenades. Also killed were Spc. Jonathan D. A. Emard and Sgt. Cody
R. Legg.

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This Memorial Page Established by-SFC Rod Brewer
In Honor Of SGT Shane P. Duffy, OIF June 4, 2008

Sergeant Shane P. Duffy, 22, enlisted in March 2004 and
completed basic and advance individual training at Fort Benning,
Georgia.

The Taunton, Massachusetts, native was assigned to Fort Drum in August
2004 and served his entire military career with 1-87 Inf Regt.  

Duffy deployed to Iraq from with 1st BCT from August 2005 to July 2006.


His military education includes the Combat Lifesaver Course and the Air
Assault Course.

Duffy's awards and decorations include the Purple Heart, Army
Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq
Campaign Medal,Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service
Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Combat Infantryman badge and the Air
Assault Badge.

He is survived by his wife, daughter and parents.

FORT DRUM- Three Mountain Division Soldiers were killed June 4, 2008
when they were engaged by enemy forces with small-arms fire and hand
grenades while their unit was assaulting a building near Hawijah, Iraq.

Sgt. Shane P. Duffy, Sgt. Cody R. Legg, and Spc. Jonathan D. Emard,
were all assigned to 1st Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade
Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum. New York.

Shane, You Will Never Be Forgotten...
Christmas in Arlington...
Rest easy, sleep well my brother, Shane.
Know the line has held, your job is done.
Rest easy, sleep well.
Others have taken up where you fell, the line has held.
Peace, peace, and farewell...

August 21, 2011
Kathy Correia
Gone but not forgotten!!
LOve your family, cousins, Kathy, Chris Ann, Abigayle, Matt, Jen, Tony..Love you RIP

SFC Rod Sept 4, 2008
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