Time of Remembrance

Mark A. Stone

Age:

22

Hometown:

Buchanan Dam, TX

Date of Death:

2008/04/28

Incident Location:

Baghdad, Iraq

Military Branch:

United States Army

Rank:

SGT

Unit:

94th Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry)

Unit Base:

Fort Polk, LA

SGT Mark A. Stone. 22, of Buchanan Dam, TX died April 28, 2008 serving during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He was assigned to the 94th Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Polk, LA. He died April in Baghdad of wounds sustained when enemy forces attacked his forward operating base with indirect fire.
SGT Mark A. Stone of Buchanan Dam, Texas joined the Army in September 2004. He completed basic training at Fort Leonard Wood Mo., and advanced individual training at Fort Bliss, Texas, before being assigned to Fort Polk in October 2007. His awards and decorations include the Purple Heart, Army Commendation Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, NATO Medal and the Combat Action Badge.