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07-23-2011, 10:20
Rest in Peace Warrior...



FORT BRAGG, N.C. (USASOC News Service, July 22, 2011) A Special Operations Soldier was killed July 21, during a combat operation in Paktika Province, Afghanistan.

Master Sgt. Benjamin A. Stevenson, 36, was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, N.C.

Stevenson was born in Albany, N.Y., and graduated from Smithson Valley High School, Spring Branch, Texas in 1993. Stevenson enlisted in the U.S. Army as an infantryman on June 10, 1993.

Initially, Stevenson served with the 325th Infantry Battalion at Fort Bragg as a TOW gunner and squad leader and then as an aircraft power plant repairer with the 601st Aviation Support Battalion at Katterbach, Germany.

In 2000, Stevenson successfully completed the Special Forces Qualification Course and was assigned to 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) at Fort Campbell, Ky.

There, he served as a weapons and intelligence sergeant and deployed three times in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and once in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

In May 2006, Stevenson was assigned as a special operations team member, U.S. Army Special Operations Command, where he deployed an additional four times to Iraq and two times to Afghanistan.

He was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart and the Defense Meritorious Service Medal.

BIO: http://www.soc.mil/Memorial%20Wall/Bios/stevenson%20_Benjamin.pdf

07-23-2011, 10:44
Rest in peace warrior. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

wet dog
07-23-2011, 10:52
Rest in Peace brother.

Red Flag 1
07-23-2011, 10:57
Rest In God's Peace Warrior.

07-23-2011, 11:27
Rest Well Warrior...

07-23-2011, 12:05
Rest in Peace MSG Stevenson.....

07-23-2011, 12:43
Rest In Peace, Brother.

07-23-2011, 13:59
Rest in Peace, Warrior. Your family and loved ones are in my prayers.

The home of the FREE, because of the BRAVE.

07-23-2011, 14:52
RIP MSG Stevenson

07-23-2011, 15:09
Rest in Peace MSG Stevenson

Glod Bless your family and friends

Blues skies and soft landings!!!

07-23-2011, 15:56
Rest in Peace Brother.....

07-23-2011, 15:57
God Bless,Rest in Peace Warrior............:(

Big Teddy

07-23-2011, 17:16

prayers to family and friends

Abu Jack
07-23-2011, 18:57
Rest In Peace

07-23-2011, 20:00
Rest in Pease brother and THANK YOU for your gallant service and sacrifice.

The Reaper
07-23-2011, 21:24
RIP, brother.

Thank you for your service, and your sacrifice.


07-24-2011, 04:32
Rest in peace, Warrior. Thank you for your service and your sacrifice.

07-24-2011, 05:25
RIP Brother, GOd Bless you and your family

07-24-2011, 11:12
Rest in Peace, MSG Stevenson. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God Bless.

07-25-2011, 17:51
RIP Warrior

07-25-2011, 18:10
Rest in Peace MSG Stevenson, may God bless and keep you always.

07-25-2011, 20:15
Rest in Peace, MSG. Thank you for your service and your sacrifice. You will ALWAYS be missed and NEVER forgotten.

molon labe

07-26-2011, 05:43
RIP Warrior, Vaya con Dios..

07-26-2011, 08:47
Rest easy, MSgt. Stevenson.

07-27-2011, 18:13
You have made the ultimate sacrifice for those who depend upon you, and for the preservation of global freedom. Though the life is gone from your body, the contributions you have made to humanity will live forever. May the creator give those who knew you personally the strength to overcome this loss. You are an inspiration.

Goggles Pizano
07-29-2011, 10:44
In nomine Patris, et Filii, et Spiritus Sancti amen.
In pace requiescat MSG Stevenson. Dominus vobiscum.