Captain Timothy J. Moshier was born and raised in Delmar, N.Y. He attended Bethlehem Central Schools where he graduated high school in 1998. He played soccer, basketball and track and field. He received an appointment to the United States Military Academy at West Point where he became a member of D-1 Company (Go Ducks!) and graduated in 2002 with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. Tim was stationed at Fort Rucker, Alabama from July 2002- February 2004 where he attended flight school and became qualified on the AH-64D Attack Helicopter. In February 2004 Tim joined 1-6 Cavalry at Fort Hood which later reflagged as 4-4 Aerial Reconnaissance Battalion. He served as a platoon leader in Charlie Company and as the Assistant S-3 in Headquarters and Headquarters Company. Tim was killed in action on April 1, 2006 while on a Combat Air Patrol in his AH-64D Apache Attack helicopter.
On July 5, 2003 Tim married Katie McKee, at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Delmar, NY where he was a communicant. . Natalie Grace Moshier was born in Temple, Texas on June 3, 2005. In November 2005, Tim and Katie baptized their daughter Natalie at St. Thomas..
Tim loved reading and would read just about anything. He played "Risk" every time he got together with his best friends, Matt and Dave. He loved his motherís cooking, especially her tollhouse pan cookies.
A true family man, any time Tim spent with his parents, sister and close friends was time well spent in Tim's opinion. He had heart to match his huge stature and would always lend a helping hand when called upon.
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