A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to memorialize and honor Marine
Lance Corporal David Fribley, the first Indiana native killed in action
during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
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A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to memorialize and honor
Marine Lance Corporal David Fribley, the first Indiana native killed
in action during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Whereas, Lance Corporal Fribley, a 1996 graduate of
Warsaw Community High School, was a two sport athlete
known both for his athletic ability and leadership skills;
Whereas, after graduating from Indiana State University
in 2001 and working briefly in Florida, Lance Corporal
Fribley enlisted in the Marine Corps and was stationed in
Camp Lejune, North Carolina until he was deployed to
Whereas, Lance Corporal Fribley was a member of the
1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine
Whereas, Lance Corporal Fribley was one of seven
Marines killed when an Iraqi unit feigned surrender and then
fired on the Marines. The attack occurred near An
Nasiriyah, about 230 miles outside of Baghdad
SECTION 1. That the General Assembly of the State of Indiana memorializes and honors Lance Corporal David Fribley for his service and sacrifice for his country, his dedicated patriotism and exemplary bravery.
SECTION 2. The Secretary of the Senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this Resolution to Lance Corporal Fribley's parents, Garry and Linda Fribley.