Paul E. Conlon, Jr.

Age: 21
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Private First Class
Unit: 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division
Station: Fort Campbell, KY

Killed in Action: August 15, 2008
Location: Wardak Province, Afghanistan
Campaign: Operation Enduring Freedom

Medals & Commendations: Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Afghanistan Campaign, National Defense, Global War on Terror

Hometown: Mashpee, MA
Family: He is survived by parents, Maria (Baron) Conlon of Somerville and John M. Borges of Taunton; brother Daniel Conlon Mahoney; grandmother, Luzia “Lucy” Baron; great-grandmother, Maria “Avo” Darosa; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.