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Yesterday in Texas, slain US Navy Seal Chris Kyle...an American Hero, at home and overseas was laid to rest. The most lethal sniper in American military history, with 160 confirmed kills (out of 255 claimed kills).
Birth name: Christopher Scott Kyle
Nickname: "The Devil of Ramadi"
Born (1974-04-08)April 8, 1974
Odessa, Texas, U.S.
Died February 2, 2013 (aged 38)
Glen Rose, Texas, U.S.
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch United States Navy
Years of service 1999 – 2009
SEAL Team 3, sniper element, Charlie platoon
Battles/wars Iraq War Second Battle of Fallujah