Matthew A. Bean

Age: 22
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Private First Class
Unit: 2nd Battalion, 15th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry)
Station: Fort Drum, NY

Killed in Action: May 31, 2007
Location: Lutifiyah, Iraq
Campaign: Operation Iraqi Freedom

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

Hometown: Pembroke, MA
Family: He is survived by his parents, Mary and Shawn Brennan and Dana and Cheryl Bean; brother, Timothy Bean; sister, Molly Brennan; step-siblings, Rhiannon and Adam.