Marc A. Arizmendez

Marc A. Arizmendez

Birth
Los Angeles County, California, USA
Death 6 Jul 2010 (aged 30)
Afghanistan
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Sec 60 Site 9174
Memorial ID 54658850 · View Source
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Staff Sgt. Marc A. Arizmendez, 30, of Anaheim, Calif., died July 6 at Qalat, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked their vehicle with an improvised explosive device. They were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment, Hohenfels, Germany. Also killed were, Spc. Roger Lee, 26, Of Monterey, Calif., and Pfc. Michael S. Pridham, 19, Of Louisville, Ky. Marc was assigned to Hohenfels, Germany where he met and married his wife, Barbara, and had a daughter and a son: Jenny 8 and Justin, 7. He enlisted in the Army about six months after graduating high school. He completed one year tour of duty in Iraq in 2005; his deployment in Afghanistan was his first. He was killed when the vehicle that he was travelling in was bombed by insurgents.


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  • Created by: Elizabeth Reed
  • Added: 8 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54658850
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marc A. Arizmendez (31 Mar 1980–6 Jul 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54658850, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Reed (contributor 46561848) .