David Wayne LaConte

David Wayne LaConte

Age: 58
Branch: Contractor
Rank(s): HTCS, SOCS
Unit(s): ST1, BUD/S instructor, ST1, NSWU1, NSWDG, SDVT2, Contractor
Station: Afghanistan

Fallen on: 13 Nov 2009
Location: Kandahar, Afghanistan
Era: Global War on Terror

Medals & Commendations: Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation Ribbon w/bronze star, Good Conduct Medal w/4 bronze stars, National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/2 bronze stars, Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon w/3 bronze stars, Republic of Vietnam RVN Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Expert Rifle Medal, Expert Pistol Medal.

Hometown: Milwaukee, WI

David LaConte was killed by a roadside IED in Afghanistan.