Douglas J. Jeffries Jr., 20

Jeffries and Specialist Koran P. Contreras, 21, of Lawndale were killed when enemy forces attacked their unit with an improvised explosive device in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Jeffries aspired to be a forest firefighter, but joined the Army in 2009 after graduation because he wanted to serve his country.

Two memories of Douglas J. Jeffries Jr.

Share a memory of Douglas

Email addresses are not republished or used for marketing purposes.