Peter George Oswald

Peter George Oswald

Age: 41
Branch: USN
Rank(s): LT, CDR
Unit(s): ST3, NSWC, DLI, Attaché Japan, SBU12, NSWU4
Station: Little Creek, VA

Fallen on: 27 Aug 2002
Location: El Salvador
Era: Global War on Terror
Campaign: Training

Medals & Commendations: Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal w/ Gold Star, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal w/ two Gold Stars, Combat Action Ribbon, Joint Meritorious Unit Commendation, Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon, Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation Ribbon, Navy Expeditionary Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal w/ Bronze Star, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal w/ two Bronze Stars, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon w/ four Bronze Stars, Navy Arctic Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Overseas Service Ribbon w/bronze star, Saudi Arabian for the Liberation of Kuwait, Kuwait Liberation of Kuwait Medal, Expert Rifle Medal, Expert Pistol Medal.

Hometown: Bellingham, WA

CDR Oswald died while fast roping from a U.S. Army UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter in El Salvador.