Updated Friday August 8, 2008

At its August 7, 2008 meeting, the City Council issued a proclamation honoring Pfc. Jennifer Cole who lost her life during military service in Iraq on August 2. Flags at all City facilities have been lowered to half staff through Monday, August 11.

Pfc. Cole was serving in the US Army’s 426th Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division in Bayji, Iraq at the time of her death.

Born in Vallejo, Cole lived in the City of Napa and in American Canyon, attending Silverado Middle School and graduating from Vintage High School in 1992.