PFC Barbara Vieyra

PFC Barbara Vieyra

PFC. BARBARA VIEYRA - U.S. Army

Hometown / City: Mesa, AZ
Date of Death: Saturday, September 18, 2010
Conflict: Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan)
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Pfc.
Unit: 720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade
Post / Base: Fort Hood, TX

Birth: Jul. 2, 1988
Arizona, USA
Death: Sep. 18, 2010, Afghanistan

Pfc. Barbara Vieyra, 22, of Mesa, Ariz., died Sept. 18 of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked her unit using an improvised explosive device and rocket propelled grenade fire in Kunar province, Afghanistan. She was assigned to the 720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas. She is survived by her daughter Evelyn Vieyra, her parents Raul & Elizabeth Vieyra, two immigrants from Mexico, her sister and brother Guadalupe & Roberto Vieyra, and grandparents Roberto & Leovigilda Vieyra. She was preceded in death by her nephew Carlos Cardenas who passed away September 14, 2008.

Burial:
City of Mesa Cemetery
Mesa
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

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