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.