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Byron Wayne Fouty

Date of birth: April 17, 1988
Date of death: MIA: As a Prisoner of War
Burial location: San Antonio, Texas
Place of Birth: California, Riverside
Home of record: Waterford Michigan
Status: POW


Prisoner of War Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

Private Byron Wayne Fouty, United States Army, was captured when his patrol from the 4th Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 10th Mountain Division, was attacked in Al Taqa, Iraq 12 May 2007, and was held as a Prisoner of War until his death while still in captivity.

Action Date: May 12, 2007 - Died in Captivity

Service: Army

Rank: Private

Division: Prisoner of War (Iraq)