Based: Camp Lejeune, N.C.
8th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Supporting: Operation Iraqi Freedom
Died: June 23, 2005
Hometown: Los Angeles
High School: Jordan High (Long Beach)
Burial: Forest Lawn Memorial-Park, Long Beach
Muy, born in Long Beach, was the son of Cambodian refugees who came to the U.S. after the Vietnam War.Read more about Lance Corporal Veashna Muy at Military Times
The 20-year-old was among six troops killed in a suicide car-bomb attack on their convoy in Fallouja, Iraq. Five Marines, two of them women, and a female sailor were killed in the attack.
and at LA Times.
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This is an updated post from Boom3, June 23, 2010.