Lunsford, Audrey Daron


Rank: Sergeant

Unit: C Company, 1st Battalion, 155th Infantry Regiment, Mississippi Army National Guard

MOS: 92Y1O – Unit Supply Specialist

Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Ribbon

Badges: Combat Action Badge

Date of birth: 31-May-1975

Hometown: Sardis, Mississippi

Next of Kin: Married to Vangi Cannon Lunsford. One daughter; Paris-Audrey McKalyne Lunsford.

Campaign: Iraq

Date of casualty: 23-May-2005

Age at death: 29

Cause of death: Hostile Death. Hostile Action. Killed when his military vehicle was struck by an improvised explosive device in Haswa, Iraq. Four Mississippi Guardsmen were killed in this incident: Spc. Bryan Edward Barron, Spc. Audrey Daron Lunsford, Staff Sgt. Saburant Parker and Sgt. Daniel Ryan Varnado.

Location of fatality: Haswa, Iraq

Place of interment: Forrest Memorial Park, Batesville, Mississippi, USA

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