SGT Andrew J. Baddick
United States Army

1st Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division

JUN 30, 1977 – SEP 29, 2003 |   Abu Ghraib, Iraq

Hometown: Jim Thorpe, PA

A.J. was an avid kayaker and swimmer and guided rafting trips down the Lehigh River. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, belonged to the Jim Thorpe Fire Department, and was a driver for the Ambulance Service.  A.J.’s father documented his son’s heroic story in the book, My Hero, My Son. To honor A.J.’s legacy, his parents have selected Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation.