CPL. ORVILLE GERENA - U.S. Marine Corps
Hometown / City: VIRGINIA BEACH, VA VIRGINIA BEACH (CITY)
Date of Death: Monday, February 6, 2006
Conflict: Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq)
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Unit: C CO, BLT 1ST BN, 2D MAR, (22D MEU), 2D MAR DIV, CAMP LEJEUNE, NC
Birth: Jun. 30, 1984
Puerto Rico, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 2006, Iraq
Cpl. Orville Gerena Quiñones of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico and of Virginia Beach, Virgina joined the Marine Corps in 2002 while living in Virginia Beach. He was born in Puerto Rico. Gerena had served at least two combat tours in Iraq. He was awarded a Combat Action Ribbon, the Iraq Campaign Medal and the Global War on Terrorism expeditionary and service medals. He was 21.
2nd Marine Regiment
22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit
II Marine Expeditionary Force
Camp Lejeune, N.C.
National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona
Plot: Sec 54 Site 995