U.S. Army Pfc. Monterrius Daniel, of Griffin, killed in Kuwait


Pfc. Monterrious T. Daniel, age 19, of Griffin, an ammunition specialist serving in the United States Army, died Friday, June 12, 2015, while deployed to Kuwait in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.
The United States Department of Defense reports Daniel died in a non-combat related incident.
Assigned to the 43rd Sustainment Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, Daniel had honorably served his nation for one year and two months.
According to Fort Carson Public Information Officer Rick Anthony, Daniel entered the Army April 29, 2014, and arrived at Fort Carson in Colorado Oct. 5, 2014.
From Fort Carson, Daniel was deployed to Kuwait Feb. 16, 2015.
Chief Media Relations Officer Dani Johnson said Fort Carson officials stated, “It is always hard to lose a part of our military family. Our thoughts and prayers are with Pfc. Daniel’s family and friends during this very difficult time.”
Daniel was the recipient of the National Defense Service Medal and the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal.
Publisher’s note – The Grip extends its deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Pfc. Daniel. May God be with you and bring you comfort and peace during this time.

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