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David James Chambers

Sergeant, Army

Born: March 21, 1987
Hometown: Hampton
Served In: Middle East
Casualty Date: January 16, 2013
Died In: Panjwai District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan
Awards: Purple Heart, Achievement Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, NCO Pro Development Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Meritorious Unit Award, Global war on Terrorism Service Medal

Sergeant Chambers served with the 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, 4th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington. He was killed while on patrol when he encountered an improvised explosive device.

He is buried in Clark Cemetery, Hampton, Virginia.

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