Pvt Robert Lewis Frantz
Birth: December 8, 1983 – Alma, Michigan
Died: June 17, 2003 – Baghdad, Iraq
Pvt Frantz was assigned to Company B, 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry Regiment, 1st Armored Division, Ray Barracks, Germany. He was on guard duty when he was hit with shrapnel after an unknown assailant threw a grenade over a wall. Robert was 4 when his father died and his family moved a short time later from Michigan to San Antonio. He attended Marshall High School then withdrew and earned a GED diploma. After working several jobs, Robert decided to join the military.
Burial: Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas – Section 25, Site 2096