John W. Dow Jr.
Branch of service: Army
Military job: Mechanic in the 3rd Infantry and part of the Forward Support Battalion working on tanks and Humvees
Relatives: Parents, Martina and John Dow Sr.; daughter, Sierra Mancuso, all of Orlando; grandparents, Norman and Josephine Dow of Orlando, Don and Donna Foote of Washburn, Maine
About Dow: He graduated from Dr. Phillips High School. He chose the Army to get some direction in his life and is proud to serve his country. His family is very proud of him and miss him very much.