Stephen Leroy Morris

Stephen Leroy Morris

Age: 27
Branch: USN
Rank(s): FN, HT1
Unit(s): UDT21, NSWDG
Station: Dam Neck, VA

Fallen on: 23 Oct 1983
Location: Pt Salinas, Grenada
Era: Cold War
Campaign: Operation Urgent Fury

Medals & Commendations: Purple Heart, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Good Conduct Medal w/ Bronze Star, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Navy Sea Service Medal, Expert Rifle Medal, Expert Pistol Medal.

Hometown: South Plainfield, NJ

HT1 Morris drowned off Pt. Salinas in Grenada in a water parachute jump at night.