Virginia Heroes

LeRoy Edward Alexander

Staff Sergeant, Army

Born: March 25, 1978
Hometown: Dale City, Virginia
Served In: Middle East
Casualty Date: June 3, 2005
Died In: Afghanistan
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart, Combat Infantryman Badge, Army Achievement Medal Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal, Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal

Staff Sergeant Alexander served with the 1st Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He was killed when his convoy struck and Improvised Explosive Device (IED).

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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