Jeffrey D. Kettle
Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey D. Kettle
Special Forces Senior Engineer Sergeant
2nd Battalion 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
Fort Bragg, NC
KIA 12 August 2007 Soldier of wounds sustained when his High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle struck an enemy Improvised Explosive Device northeast of Forward Operating Base Khogyani, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan
Age 31 a native of Texas City, Tx
is survived by his wife, Brandi, and sons Jeffrey and Logan of Raeford, N.C.; and parents Ronald and Cynthia of League City, Tx.
Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey D. Kettle, 31, a Special Forces Operational Detachment-Alpha senior engineer sergeant assigned to 2nd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) here was deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
**Information from SFAHQ.com, The Department of Defense, USASOC used in this Article.