Airman First Class Leebernard Emmanuel Chavis

Airman First Class Leebernard Emmanuel Chavis

United States Air Force Security Forces, U.S. Government

End of Watch Saturday, October 14, 2006

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Leebernard Emmanuel Chavis

Airman First Class Leebernard Chavis was shot and killed by a sniper in Al-Wahdah, Baghdad, Iraq, while providing escort security and training to local police officers.

A1C Chavis was assigned to the 824th Security Forces Squadron. He was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart. He is survived by his parents, three brothers, two sisters, and grandparents.

Bio

  • Age 21
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Location Overseas
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Not available

sniper

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LeeBernard,
On today, the 15th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

October 14, 2021

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