Jonathan D. Welch

CaliforniaSpc. Jonathan D. Welch, 19, of Yorba Linda, California, died August 31, 2009, in Shuyene Sufia, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device. Spc. Welch was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 5th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Lewis, Washington.