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April 27, 2017

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April 2, 2008
James Riekena,
It has been a bit over a year since you have passed away. I didn't know you personally but there is not a day that goes by that I don't think of you. I was in the vehicle behind you when the IED went off. James Riekena you have changed my life for the better, forever. Thank you James.
August 19, 2007
i was there
August 19, 2007
my name is eli garretson im sorry for your lost. the night it happend i was asleep a sgt came to my door asked me to come with him he took me to the room i saw us ID guards men the was only five, it hurt alot to hear my good good firend had died, its hard not to think about it. im so sorry he died. i still feel alone here in iraq. i wish i could say more.......... i was proud to be his friend/ plz let me know if you wont a copy of the sevices we had in iraq. i can say what it looked like i was in tears...
August 14, 2007
There is nothing that I can say or do to take away the pain or bring you peace in your time of sorrow, but I will offer you and your family my heart felt condolences. I also offer you my prayers that in time the pain will easy and the memories of your HERO will carry you through each day and night. I want to thank your HERO, for his/her selfless act of becoming a member of the armed forces, his/her willingness to defend the United States of America, all that we hold sacred and for the sacrifice that will forever be etched in the memories of all those who knew him/her. Though tears can never bring him/her back, we hope that our tears express our gratitude for the sacrifice that he/she made and our sorrow at his/her passing. I believe for every fallen HERO there is a star shining brightly up above to remind us of the precious gift we were given.

Your mission on earth is complete and you are now a member of GOD’s Heavenly armed forces. Stand down brave warrior and take your rightful place in Heaven with all the HEROES who have passed before.

I made a special promise to LE RON A. WILSON, a dear family friend who joined the Army with three other friends, one of whom is my son (Le Ron was killed in action on 07/06/07 at the age of 18) on the day he was laid to rest as I touched his coffin, that I would never forget him nor would I forget those that gave their lives for our country before him, with him and after him and so when I came across www.legacy.com, I thought what a great way to keep my promise to Le Ron, so I will continue to leave tributes in each guest book until the day there is no longer the need to leave these tributes to a FALLEN HERO.

REST IN PEACE, HERO, YOU WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN!!

PROUD MOTHER OF A U.S. SOLDIER
Currently stationed in Germany
Althea Barrett(Queens, NY)
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