After 20 years in the Army, Staff Sgt. Ricky L. Crockett was looking forward to serving out his remaining time in Iraq so he could retire from the military the summer of 2004. SSG. Crockett, 37, of Broxton, Ga., was killed Jan. 12, 2004 in Baghdad by an improvised explosive device. He was stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C. with Delta Company 51st Signal BN, 35th Signal BDE. His survivors include his wife and daughter.
You will not be forgotten, SSG. Crockett.
The Mad Dawgs
DCo 51st Sig BN, 35th Sig. Bde.
Operation Iraqi Freedom, Deployment Apr. 2003 - Jul. 2004