Staff Sgt Thomas Walter Christensen
Born: February 25, 1961 inLivonia, Michigan
Died: December 25, 2003 in Balad, Iraq
Staff Sgt Thomas W. Christensen of Atlantic Mine, Michigan was assigned to the 652nd Engineer Battalion, U.S. Army Reserve, based in Ellsworth, Wisconsin. He was killed during a mortar attack on his living quarters. Thomas joined the Army around 1981 and left in 1994 when he became a reservist. He was with an Army Reserve bridge building unit that had been in the Persian Gulf for about a year, first in Kuwait and then in Iraq.
Burial is at Highland Cemetery in Highland, Michigan
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