Fallen Heroes of Operation Iraqi Freedom

Remembering the servicemembers who died in the service of their country.

Army Spc. Robert L. Jones

22, of Milwaukie, Oregon.
Jones died in Ar Ramadi, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during combat operations. He was assigned to the 40th Engineer Battalion, Baumholder, Germany. Died on June 17, 2006.

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"Jones, I think about you all the time. You were the first one who befriended me in Germany. We had lots of good times there. I remember the last time I saw you in Kuwait. You gave me a big hug and I told you to stay safe...man I miss you still."
Jason Coles of Wisconsin

"To the family of:Robert L. Jones
I am so sorry for the loss of your love one. My heart cries out for you in your grief and you have my thoughts and prayers. He died a hero defending freedom. May you have the peace and understanding that only comes from God. Prayerfully we will all meet in Heaven one day where we will rest in the arms of Jesus. If you need prayer or need someone to talk to, please call or write my pastor: Rev. John Pearrell 11677 Brown Bridge Rd., Covington, GA 30016. (770)787-1015.
Your friend in Jesus Christ, Polly Ballew Covington,Ga""

"I never had the honor of meeting SPC Jones, but today, 22 May 11, here in Iraq, nearly 600 service members and civilians gathered to run a 6 mile Fallen Hero race in his and other military hero's honor. May God continue to bless the Jones family. May his memory live on for every."
Gregory Smith SFC (R) of VBC, IRAQ

"There's not a day that goes by that I don't think about you Jonesy, it kills me every day. We went through basic training, AIT, and 2 tours in Iraq together. RIP brother, I'll never forget you..."
Daniel Cessaro of Princeton, New Jersey

"Jones, you'll never be forgotten, you were the best friend anyone could ask for, thanks for being the first person to make me feel comfortable when i first got to Germany, best roommate, friend and soldier!!! Will always miss you and our crazy times we had!"
Robert Overstreet of Missouri

"bobby i miss you, you were the best big cousin ever, i wish you were here to intimadate my boyfriend. you always knew exactly how to brighten my day. you will always be in my heart barbie,
love Quarqie"
Kori Ann Callahan of Molalla Oregon

"June 15, 2008
To the family of Spc. Robert L. Jones:
Robert gave the ultimate sacrifice and will be held in the hearts of Americans forever. I cannot and will not let our fallen heroes be forgotten. My deepest sympathy to you. "Some gave all."
Peggy Childers
"Don't Let The Memory Of Them Drift Away"
Peggy Childers of Carson City, NV

"Bobby - I never met you but because of your sacrifice, I was lucky enough to meet your family. Your mom has become such a good friend, that sometimes it is surreal. Rest well in the arms of our Lord, Bobby, you have earned it and we will see you when our time is done."
Teresa Carroll of Gresham, OR

"dedication myspace page for robert jones http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=384782533"

"robert i think of you every day i love and miss so much we had a lot of good times together your cousin"
anthony rehart of oregon city, or usa

"we miss you more and more everyday i would give anything to see you again."
Cyndi of oregon

"Robert you were such a good friend and cousin we all miss you deeply and we think about you nonstop."
Holly Pennington of Aloha, Oregon

"Jones, it's Memorial Day 2007. Thinking of you today like I do every day. You are not forgotten."
Captain Hiltz of Charlottesville, VA

"Jones was a great friend and will always be missed. I had the honor of serving with Jones when he first got to iraq and was apart of 2nd Sqd, 2nd PLT. Cco 40th. ENGR. BN., 2BCT, 1st Armored Division, Baumholder Germany. God bless him and his family."
Thomas Crews of Homeland, Ga

"To the family of Spc Jones my name is Spc Dunwoody, Eugene i had the honor of serving with Robert Jones in Cco. 40th eng. he was an amazing person and a very dedicated soldier he was also a good friend ill miss him"
Spc Dunwoody of Baumholder, Germany

"man I remember all the good times hangin out with you. You will be missed but not forgotten"
oak grove kid of oak grove oregon

Please KNOW so many people share your sadness,
and we are remembering your family in your loss and your deep grief.
Our nations HERO, Robert will be remembered by name.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Pat & Sandi Breckenridge / Montana
May we always remember: FREEDOM ISN'T FREE!

"Thank you Robert Jones, you will not be forgotten. Your bravery goes beyond words. I want to express my deepest gratitude for your sacrifice. To the family and friends, my prayers and deep condolences in your loss. May God strengthen you from knowing that fellow Americans and people around the world care about you and grieve with you in your loss. God bless you all. A very appreciative fellow American,"
Leo Titus of Grayslake, Illinios

"To the family and friends of Spc. Robert Jones:
May God's grace be with you during your time of grief. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and we feel your loss and share in your sorrow. Bless Robert for the sacrifice he has made to make a better life for the rest of us."
The Ford Family of Wells, Nevada

"To the family and friends of Spc. Robert Jones:
I am saddened by the loss of your loved one. He will always be remembered as a hero for fighting for freedom. I hope that this website will be a source of comfort and encouragement for you during this difficult time, and in the future as you recall the memories of Robert, who continues to live on in your heart."
Tim Rivera of Powder Springs, Georgia

Honor them by remembering... Freedom - is their gift to us But his soul goes marching on