Dupont Steven

Dupont, Steven Lloyd

Rank: Specialist

Unit: HHC, 3d Squadron, 2d Stryker Cavalry Regiment

Duty station: Vilseck, Germany

MOS: Forward Observer

Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Afghanistan NATO Medal

Badges: Combat Action Badge

Deployments: 1st

Enlisted: 2008

Date of birth: 21 February 1990

Hometown: Lafayette, Louisiana

High School: Comeaux High School

Campaign: Afghanistan

Died: 24 October 2010

Age at death: 20

Cause of death: Killed in action – IED

Location of fatality: Rangrizan, Afghanistan

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Place of interment: Saint Joseph Cemetery in Milton, Louisiana

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Notes: Love of military formed while he was in high school Army Junior ROTC