FORT HOOD (August 26, 2013)--Officials are investigating after a 1st Cavalry Division aviator who deployed three times to Iraq and once to Afghanistan and was awarded two Bronze Star Medals was found dead last Wednesday in his off-post residence in Killeen, Fort Hood said Monday
Chief Warrant Officer 5 Terry Lyndel Brewer, 48, of Putman Texas, joined the Army in 1986 and was an aviator who had been assigned to Fort Hood’s Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, since March 2011.
He deployed to Iraq from March 2004 to March 2005, October 2006 to January 2008 and from May 2009 to May 2010 and to Afghanistan from May 2011 to May 2012.
His awards and decorations include two Bronze Star Medals, two Meritorious Service Medals, five Air Medals, three Army Commendation Medals, nine Army Achievement Medals, Army Good Conduct Medal, two National Defense Service Medals, five Iraqi Campaign Medals with campaign star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medals, Korean Defense Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, four Overseas Service Ribbons, Driver and Mechanic Badge. Aviation Badge and Master Army Aviator Badge, Fort Hood said.