The Body of PFC Jaysine Petree Arrives on Guam; Funeral Slated for Tuesday

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Guam – The body of Guam native Jaysine Petree, killed in Afghanistan a week ago last Friday, has now arrived on Guam. 

The 19 year old Petree was flown into Andersen Air Force Base at 3 am this morning [Monday]. She was killed by an Improvised Explosive Device while serving  as a Private First Class assigned to the 109th Transport Company [TC] out of Fort Richardson in Anchorage, Alaska. That is a motor transport division.

She was a 2009 graduate of Simon Sanchez High School and had been in the Army for just 19 months.

Her funeral is scheduled for tomorrow [Tuesday].