January 6, 2011
Today, Army Pfc. Conrado D. Javier, a 19-year-old soldier from Marina, CA was laid to rest in Monterey this afternoon.
Javier died on Dec. 19 in the Kandahar province of Afghanistan when enemy forces attacked his vehicle.
According to the Associated Press, Javier—one of eight children—was a graduate of Seaside High School in 2009. Since was five, he wanted to be in the military.
Javier was assigned to 3rd Squadron, 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment, Vilseck, Germany.
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