Staff Sgt Robert C Thornton Jr
United States Army
KIA 23 Aug 2004
35, of Rainbow City, Ala.; assigned to the 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division,
Fort Hood, Texas; killed Aug. 23 when his patrol came under rocket-propelled grenade attack in
Baghdad.
Tributes

This Memorial Page Established by-SFC Rod Brewer
In Honor Of SSG Robert C. Thornton Jr

STAFF SERGEANT Robert C. Thornton Jr., 35, of Rainbow
City, Alabama. KIA RPG attack during Operation Iraqi Freedom on August
23, 2004. 1st/7th Cav "Garry Owens" Regiment. Christmas in Arlington...
Rest easy, sleep well my brother. 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.....   Robert, You Will Never
Be Forgotten... Say, Hooah to the others up ther with you... Rod.

March 22, 2011
Tami Fowler

After all this time, still missing you my friend.
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