Remember SGT Jamie Marie Michalsky
SGT Jamie Marie Michalsky
Hometown: Cokato, MN
Place of Burial: Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN
Killed: 23 OCT 2004 – Afghanistan War
SGT Michalsky was a tactical PSYOP team chief (MOS 37F3P) assigned to the 345th Psychological Operations Company (Airborne), 17th Psychological Operations Battalion, 7th Psychological Operations Group. In 2003, SGT Michalsky was activated and deployed with the 345th PSYOP CO (A) to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. After the combat tour, she remained behind to work as a contractor performing translating duties in Uzbekistan. While in Kabul, Afghanistan, to receive medical treatment, Jamie, an Afghan civilian, and three Icelandic soldiers were mortally wounded when an insurgent disguised as a street beggar attacked a group of nearby NATO troops with a suicide bomber vest.
Please keep her family in your thoughts and intentions.