Staff Sgt. Matthew Ammerman, killed December 3rd, 2014
Afghanistan, December 5, 2014: We honor Staff Sgt. Matthew Ammerman, killed December 3rd, 2014. Ammerman was a member of 3rd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne) when he was killed in combat operations in Afghanistan. Good Americans will never forget their fallen heroes. "Staff Sgt. Matthew Ammerman was an exceptional Soldier in all regards.
He showed himself to be a standout shortly after arrival in the unit and his efforts have made an impact on his unit and our mission. We, as a nation, are fortunate to have men like Matt," said Lt. Col. Tommy Stoner, Commander of the 7th SFG(A)'s 3rd Battalion. "He not only represented what we should all aspire to be, but he lived it. His loss is a great blow and he will be missed and mourned by this unit. Our focus will be supporting his family in any way possible and ensuring that they are taken care of during this difficult process." Our prayers are with his family, friends and fellow soldiers.