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Staff Sgt. John L. Hartman Jr., Killed Nov. 30, 2006, Transition Team member

By Unknown | Media Relations Office, Public Affairs | April 25, 2009

Staff Sgt. John L. Hartman Jr., 39, of Tampa, Fla., died Nov. 30 in Baghdad, Iraq, of injuries suffered when an improvised explosive device detonated near his HMMWV during combat operations. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 9th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, Ga.