Spc. Christopher J. West
United States Army
KIA 04 Feb 2008
26, of Arlington, Texas; assigned to the 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat
Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.; died Feb. 4 in Balad, Iraq, of wounds sustained on
Feb. 3 in Muqdadiyah, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated during combat
operations.
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This Memorial Page Established by-SFC Rod Brewer
In Honor Of Specialist Christopher J. West

Specialist Christopher J. West, 26, of Arlington,
Texas. West died in Balad, Iraq, of wounds suffered Feb. 3 in Muqdadiyah,
Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated during combat
operations. He was assigned to the 1/73rd Cav. Died on February 4, 2008 while
supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. God bless... Christmas in
Arlington... Rest easy, sleep well my brother. Know the line has held, you job
is done. Rest easy, sleep well. Others have taken up where you fell, the
line has held. Peace, peace, and farewell.... Christopher, You Will
Not Be Forgotten... Rod.
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