Posted: Nov 16, 2009 7:20 AM by Associated Press
Flags on state buildings will be lowered Monday in honor of a Colorado Springs soldier who died in Iraq.
Twenty-one year-old Spc. Jonathon M. Sylvestre died Nov. 2 in Kut, Iraq of injuries from a noncombat incident. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 10th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team at Fort Benning, Ga.