Eric P. Valdepenas

Age: 21
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps Reserve
Rank: Lance Corporal
Unit: 1st Battalion, 25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division
Station: Fort Devens, MA

Killed in Action: September 4, 2006
Location: Fallujah, Iraq
Campaign: Operation Iraqi Freedom

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

Hometown: Seekonk, MA
Family: He is survived by Dr. and Mrs. Jesus B. Valdepenas of Seekonk; brothers and sisters: Edna-Anne Valdepenas of Newtown, PA, Marie-Ines Drury of North Providence, Sean J. Valdepenas of Columbia, SC, Neil P. Valdepenas of Phoenix, AZ, Nora-Jean V. Lough of Warwick, Karen B. Ing of Randolph, MA, Teresa J. Valdepenas of Brookline, MA and seven nieces and nephews.