William Chad “Bill” Mulder

William Chad “Bill” Mulder

Age: 46
Branch: USN
Rank(s): STGSN, STG2
Unit(s): ST5, NSWDG

Fallen on: 09 Jun 2017
Location: Boerne, TX
Era: Global War on Terror

Medals & Commendations: Bronze Star Medal with “V” device for valor (3), Joint Service Commendation Medal with “V” device for valor; Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal w/2 bronze stars, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal w/2 bronze stars, Presidential Unit Citation, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Good Conduct Medal w/bronze star, Combat Action Ribbon w/bronze star, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Expert Rifle Medal, Expert Pistol Medal.

Hometown: Des Moines, IA

Bill Mulder took his own life as a result of his struggles with PTSD and his story was told by his widow here: https://news.yahoo.com/navy-seal-veteran-mental-health-suicide-app-191341053.html.