Sgt. Andrew McConnell plaque is mounted on RCV welding positioner
Photo Credit: Don Bitner, Letterkenny Photographer
McConnell was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, in Fort Lewis, Wash. On his first deployment, in southern Afghanistan, he was mortally wounded after his vehicle was attacked by enemy forces with an improvised explosive device on Sept. 14, 2009.
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