Sgt. Christopher Abeyta

Sgt. Christopher Abeyta

Sgt. Christopher Abeyta
Illinois Army National Guard
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3/15/2009
Midlothian, IL
a result of injuries sustained in Kot, Afghanistan, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his vehicle. Abeyta was transported to Jalabad, Afghanistan, where he later died. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 178th Infantry Regiment, 33rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Woodstock, Ill.