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Army, Corporal

Jonathan E. Schiller

Ottumwa, Iowa

Schiller was part of the Company E, 215th Combat Support Battalion, Fort Hood, Texas supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom. He died Dec. 31, 2006, from roadside bomb. Schiller was 20 years old.

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"Truth be told, Schiller wondered why were here. … We all asked it at one time. We would debate for hours. My reasons were different from his. We were here to watch each others' backs. We have plans after Army life. No matter how bad the situation became, he always made me laugh."

- Note read by Sgt. Stanley Struthers