Eric D. Soufrine – Age 20
Army Private First Class
(2011 – Afghanistan)
U.S. Army Private First Class Eric D. Soufrine, October 16, 1990 - June 14, 2011 of Woodbridge, died in Farah Province, Afghanistan of wounds suffered when the vehicle he was in hit an improvised explosive device.
Soufrine, an artillery vehicle gunner, graduated in 2009 from Amity Regional High School, and joined the Army in May 2010. He served with the 4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, based out of Fort Carson, Colorado.
His awards include the National Defense Service Medal and NATO Service Medal.
He is survived by his mother and father, Donna and Michael; older sister Rebecca, and two brothers.