Christopher M. McCloud

Fallen Hero’s Hometown and State: Malakoff, TX

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Private Christopher McCloud was assigned to the 6th Squadron, 9th U.S. Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, TX. He died of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated near their vehicle during combat operations. Also killed were Staff Sergeant. Michael L. Townes, Spc. Todd A. Motley and Spc. Jonathan Rivadeneira.

Chris was funny and loyal. He was a loving father and husband, survived by his wife Sheena and sons Aidena and Landon.

McCloud grew up with one brother Jason. He played baseball and football until he was in middle school. In the 7th grade his mother decided to home school him and his brother where he reMEd until getting his GED at the age of 18. Christopher pursued a college degree in Computer Automated Design and worked for Red Dot.


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