1LT Robert Michael Kelly

1LT Robert Michael Kelly

Birth
Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 9 Nov 2010 (aged 29)
Helmand, Afghanistan
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 60 Site 9480
Memorial ID 61388360 · View Source
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1st Lt. Robert M. Kelly, 29, of Tallahassee, Fla., died Nov. 9 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. He was commissioned in the Marine Corps on Dec. 12, 2008. It was his third combat deployment. He had a distinguished military career. Kelly's service awards include the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, the Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Humanitarian Service Medal, the Iraq Campaign Medal, the Afghanistan Combat Medal and the Sea Service Deployment Ribbon.


  • Created by: Elizabeth Reed
  • Added: 10 Nov 2010
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Robert Michael Kelly (5 Sep 1981–9 Nov 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61388360, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Reed (contributor 46561848) .