William Ortega

Tags: Memorials , Navy

FloridaSeaman William Ortega, 23, of Miami, Florida, died June 18, 2010, in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device blast while conducting combat operations against enemy forces. Seaman Ortega was assigned as a hospital corpsman to Third Battalion, First Marine Regiment, First Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force.