LCpl Matthew J. Broehm

LCpl Matthew J. Broehm

LCpl MATTHEW J. BROEHM

Hometown / City: Flagstaff, AZ
Date of Death: Thursday, November 4, 2010
Conflict: Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan)
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Unit: 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force
Post / Base: Camp Pendleton, CA

Birth: Sep. 1, 1988
Death: Nov. 4, 2010
Helmand, Afghanistan

Lance Cpl. Matthew J. Broehm, 22, of Flagstaff, Ariz., died Nov. 4 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 devoted to God and his country. His desire was that others would know his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. His biggest dream was to become a youth pastor and to share Jesus Christ with all the youth. He leaves behind his devoted wife Lianna, that will always love him, his father, mother, sister and two brothers, all from the Williams area.

Burial:
Unknown