Official LODD Fallen Hero


Airman First Class Leebernard E. Chavis

U.S. Air Force, Security Forces Directorate
Cause:
Gunfire
End of Watch: October 14, 2006

Airman First Class Chavis was shot by a sniper while providing escort security to local police officers in Al Wahdah, Baghdad, Iraq. Airman Chavis was transported to the hospital where he later died of his wounds. Airman Chavis, assigned to the 824th Security Forces Squadron at Moody AFB, Georgia, was posthumously awarded a Purple Heart.

One Reply to “Official LODD Fallen Hero

  1. I think it’s awesome that military police and security police are finally recognized as law enforcement officers and those who die in the line of duty are recognized on the police memorial. I know there are some MP’s who were killed in Afghanistan who should be on the memorial.

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