Spc Joshua R. Campbell
Born: April 8, 1988 in Springfield, Ohio
Died: January 29, 2011 in Helmand, Afghanistan
Spc. Joshua R. Campbell of Bennett, Colorado entered the United States Army in February of 2008 and served as a heavy wheel vehicle driver. He was serving his first deployment when his unit deployed in October of 2010. Campbell’s past duty assignments include the 126th Medium Truck Company, 330th Movement Control Battalion, 82nd Sustainment Brigade. His awards and decorations include, the Army Good Conduct Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal-Campaign Star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal and the Army Service Ribbon. Campbell was posthumously awarded, the Purple Heart, the Bronze Star Medal and the Combat Action Badge. He died at age 22 in Helmand province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device. He leaves his parents, James R. and Tamara S. Campbell, and brothers, Justin, Gabe, Jon, Gordy, Adam, Josh.
264th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion
82nd Sustainment Brigade
Fort Bragg, North Carolina
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