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James Joseph Riley

Home of record: Pennsauken New Jersey
Status: POW


Prisoner of War Medal

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Awarded for actions during the Global War on Terror

Sergeant James Joseph Riley, United States Army, was captured after his convoy of the 507th Maintenance Company was ambushed by Iraqi Forces on 23 March 2003, during Operation IRAQI FREEDOM, and was held as a Prisoner of War until his recovery on 13 April 2003.

Action Date: March 23 - April 13, 2003

Service: Army

Rank: Sergeant

Division: Prisoner of War (Iraq)