Matthew Geoffrey Kantor

Matthew Geoffrey Kantor

Age: 22
Branch: USN
Rank(s): SA, SO2
Unit(s): NSWG2, ST4
Station: Little Creek, VA

Fallen on: 01 Nov 2012
Location: Afghanistan
Era: Global War on Terror

Medals & Commendations: Bronze Star Medal with ‘V’ device for Valor, Purple Heart, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal w/ Bronze Star, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, NATO ISAF Afghanistan Medal, Expert Rifle Medal, Expert Pistol Medal.

Hometown: Gillette, NJ

SO2 Kantor died supporting stability operations in Zabul, Afghanistan.