Edward M. Garvin

Age: 19
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Rank: Lance Corporal
Unit: 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force
Station: Camp Lejeune, NC

Killed in Action: October 4, 2006
Location: Anbar Province, Iraq
Campaign: Operation Iraqi Freedom

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

Hometown: Malden, MA
Family: He is survived by devoted wife and best friend Melissa (Rabideau) Garvin. Son of Catharine Edwards of Malden. Brother of Lawrence Edwards and Catharine Price, all of Malden. Father of Brent Mathew of Saugus. Son of Marcell Garvin of CA. Also survived by other siblings residing in CA.