Staff Sgt Jaime C. Newman
Born: April 26, 1983
Died: September 17, 2010 in Kandahar, Afghanistan
Staff Sgt. Jaime C. Newman of Richmond, Virginia entered the service in July 2003 and arrived at Fort Campbell in March 2004. His awards and decorations include, Purple Heart Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Service Medal, Iraqi Campaign Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Non Commissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Combat Infantryman Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Air Assault Badge, Driver and Mechanic Badge. He leaves his son Damarques, a daughter Jaidan, his mother, Helen C. Newman and father, Angel Ramos. He died at age 27 in the Zhari district, Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.
502nd Infantry Regiment
2nd Brigade Combat Team
101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Burial is at Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Amelia Court House, Virginia – Sec 5 Row 39 Site 17
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