Jonathan Robert Farmer

Fallen Hero’s Hometown and State: Boynton Beach, FL

Branch of Service: U.S. Army

Rank: Chief Warrant Officer 2

Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathan Farmer died of wounds sustained during an attack while conducting a local engagement in Manbij, Syria. Farmer served on six overseas combat tours. Twice in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in October 2007 and January 2009; once in support of Operation New Dawn in August 2010; once in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in January 2012; and twice in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in January 2018 and January 2019 until his passing.

A great leader and experienced Green Beret, Jon was respected and admired by his fellow Green Berets.

He is survived by his spouse, four children, and his parents.

Age: 37

Date of Death: January 16, 2019

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