Eric A. Jones

Age: 29
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Rank: Captain
Unit: Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 169, Marine Aircraft Group 39, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, I Marine Expeditionary Force
Station: Camp Pendleton, CA

Killed in Action: October 26, 2009
Location: Helmand Province, Afghanistan
Campaign: Operation Enduring Freedom

Hometown: Mashpee, MA
Family: He is survived by his parents, Kenneth and Cynthia Jones; his girlfriend, Jackie Guidry; his uncle, Anthony DeStefano and his wife, Helen of Hollis, New Hampshire. He is also survived by his great uncle Albert Jones, as well as several cousins.