Spc Christian Michael Adams
Spc. Christian M. Adams was raised in Sierra Vista, Arizona, where he was an alter boy in church. The son of a career Army father, Christian maintained strong feelings about God, country and family. He joined the military in June 2003, shortly after graduating from high school. He worked as a vehicle mechanic and deployed to Iraq from March 2004 until March 2005. After serving three years, left the military. Not happy with civilian life, he re-enlisted in the infantry and was based at Fort Hood, Texas. He came home to Arizona for Christmas 2009 before leaving for Afghanistan in March 2010. His military awards include, the National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NATO Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon and Army Service Ribbon. He died June 11 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from a non-combat related incident.
20th Engineer Battalion
36th Engineer Brigade
Fort Hood, Texas
Burial is at Fort Huachuca Cemetery in Sierra Vista, Arizona – Sec 10 Site 0658
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