LCpl Joshua E. Lucero

LCpl Joshua E. Lucero 1

LCpl. JOSHUA E. LUCERO - U.S. Marine Corps

Hometown / City: TUCSON, AZ PIMA
Date of Death: Saturday, November 27, 2004
Conflict: Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq)
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Rank: LCpl.
Unit: C CO, 2D CEB, 2D MARDIV, (1STBN, 8THMAR, RCT-7, 1ST MARDIV), CAMP LEJEUNE, NC

Birth: May 30, 1985
Death: Nov. 27, 2004
Al Anbar, Iraq

Lance Cpl. Joshua E. Lucero of Tucson, Arizona left for recruit training after graduating from Sunnyside High School in June 2003. He was later assigned to 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, deploying with I Marine Expeditionary Force in June 2004. Joshua is survived by his fiance, Tasha Lepes; son, Joey; father, Michael; mother, Tina; siblings, Anthony, Antoinette, Jasmine, Samuel, Robert and Joseph; grandparents, Michael and Beatrice Lucero, Aurelia Romero, and Rafino Romero; and great-grandmother, Maria Chavez. "One can only imagine how one small, young, dedicated Marine could carry, along with all of his equipment, such a huge heart for the world.

Burial:
South Lawn Memorial Cemetery
Tucson
Pima County
Arizona, USA

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