Andrew J. Zabierek

Age: 25
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Rank: Lance Corporal
Unit: 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Station: Camp Lejeune, NC

Killed in Action: May 21, 2004
Location: Anbar Province, Iraq
Campaign: Operation Iraqi Freedom

Medals & Commendations: Purple Heart, National Defense, Iraq Campaign, Global War on Terror

Hometown: Chelmsford, MA
Family: He is survived by his parents Stephen A. and Judith M. (Sorbello) Zabierek of Chelmsford; his brother Air Force Lt. Mark Zabierek; his maternal grandparents, George and Josephine (Sgroi) Sorbello of Chelmsford; several aunts and uncles and their spouses, including, Patricia and Richard Franklin of Orlando, FL, Ann Marie and Robert Martin of Lowell, Stanley and Louise Zabierek of New Ipswich, NH, Bo and Sue Zabierek of Sherman Mills, ME, Walter Zabierek of Littleton, Linda Johnson of Derry, NH, Pamela Walton and Larry Ercolani, both of Dracut.