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Stephen Chase Prasnicki

First Lieutenant, Army

Born: February 9, 1988
Hometown: Lexington
Served In: Middle East
Casualty Date: June 27, 2012
Died In: Maidan Shahr, Wardak Province, Afghanistan

First Lieutenant Prasnicki served with the 4th Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery, 173rd Airborne Brigade, V Corps, Bamberg, Germany. He was killed by an improvised explosive device.

He was a 2006 graduate of Rockbridge County High School and a 2010 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point.

He is buried in Green Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Buena Vista, Virginia.

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