Hero Stories for Oregon

Matthew R. Lembke

Cpl. Matthew R. Lembke, 22, of Tualatin, Oregon, died July 10, 2009, of wounds sustained on June 24 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. Cpl. Lembke was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii. </d