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Johnathan Bryan Chism

Date of birth: November 28, 1984
Date of death: Died in Captivity as a POW: January 20, 2007
Burial location: Gonzales, Louisiana
Place of Birth: Louisiana, Baton Rouge
Home of record: Prairieville Louisiana
Status: POW


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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

Specialist Johnathan Bryan Chism, United States Army, was captured by Armed Iraqi gunmen on 20 January 2007, while serving with the 2nd Battalion, 377th Parachute Field Artillery Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, and was executed the same day while being held as a Prisoner of War.

Action Date: January 20, 2007 - January 20, 2007

Service: Army

Division: Prisoner of War (Iraq)