Jared C. Monti

Age: 30
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Sergeant First Class
Unit: 3rd Squadron, 71st Calvary Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division
Station: Fort Drum, NY

Killed in Action: June 21, 2006
Location: Gowardesh, Afghanistan
Campaign: Operation Enduring Freedom

Medals & Commendations: Medal of Honor, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Army Commendation, National Defense, Afghanistan Campaign, Global War on Terror

Hometown: Raynham, MA
Family: He is survived by his parents, Paul Monti and Janet E. (Ross) Monti; sister, Nicole T. Monti; brother, Timothy J. Monti.

The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, March 3rd, 1863, has awarded in the name of Congress the Medal of Honor to Staff Sergeant Jared C. Monti, United States Army.