SPC George W. Cauley
Hometown: Walker, Minnesota
114th Transportation Company
Died: October 10, 2009 in Bagram, Afghanistan
Spc. George W. Cauley, 24, of Walker, Minn., died October 10, 2009 at Bagram, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) attack on October 7, 2009. Specialist Cauley’s convoy was en route to the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade at FOB Dwyer in the Helmand Province of Afghanistan when his vehicle struck an IED.
Specialist George Cauley was born March 13, 1985, in Crosby, Minnesota. Cauley entered the Minnesota National Guard on March 20, 2002, in his junior year of high school. He graduated from Northland High School in Remer, Minnesota, in May 2003. Spc. Cauley enlisted in the Army National Guard as an M1 Armor Crewman and served as a Heavy Vehicle Operator with the 114th Transportation Company “Wolfpack”.