David R. Fahey Jr. – Age 23
U.S. Army Specialist David Fahey, December 13, 1987 – February 28, 2011, was killed in action when an IED detonated beneath his vehicle in Afghanistan. He served with the 170th Military Police Company, 504th Military Police Battalion, 42nd Military Police Brigade out of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
Fahey, 23, was born in Norwalk, CT, and joined the Army in 2007. He served a year in Korea before his 2010 deployment to Afghanistan. He was the recipient of the Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, and Drivers and Mechanics Badge.