1st Lt. Stephen Chase Prasnicki
1st Lt. Stephen C. Prasnicki, 24, of Lexington, Va., died June 27, in Maidan Shahr, Wardak province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their vehicle with an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to 4th Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, Warner Barracks, Bamberg, Germany. Best known as, ‘Chase’ he is a former Rockbridge County High School football standout. At Rockbridge he was a quarterback and later at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, where he also played safety. Also killed was Sgt. James L. Skalberg Jr of Cullman, Alabama.
Green Hill Cemetery
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