Sgt. Roger P. Pena Jr.
United States Army
KIA 14 Jun 2006
29, of San Antonio; assigned to 10th Sustainment Brigade, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry),
Fort Drum, N.Y.; killed June 14 when his convoy came under enemy small-arms fire during combat
operations in Musa Qulah, Afghanistan.

This Memorial Page Established by-Roger & Paula Pena
In Honor Of  Sgt. Roger P. Pena, Jr.

Sgt. Roger P. Pena, Jr.
28 October 1976 - 13 June 2006

Sgt. Roger P. Pena, Jr. was born in San Antonio, Texas on 28 October
1976.  He joined the United States Army on March 18, 2004, as a Combat
Medic.  Sgt. Pena completed Basic Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri
and Advanced Individual Training at Fort Sam Houston, Texas.

Sgt. Pena was assigned to Medical Company, 10th Sustainment Brigade
Troops Battalion, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, New York on 10
October 2004.  He served as a Combat Medic and deployed in support of
Operation Enduring Freedom.

Sgt. Pena's awards include: the Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal,
Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense
Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service
Medal, Army Service Ribbon, and the Combat Action Badge.

Sgt. Pena is survived by his wife Marisol and two sons Ivan and
Gabriel, and his parents Roger, Sr. and Paula Pena.

April 10, 2016
rene saenz
To the family of Sgt Pena: I came across Sgt. Pena's name while remembering my cousin
Sgt Gene Ramirez USMC, KIA - 2004, who also attended Harlandale HS.  I am a USAF
veteran and I just wanted to take this time to say I'm sorry for your loss and to thank him on
your behalf for his service.  I remember all my fallen brothers and sisters.

Rene Saenz

Memorial Day 2013

Son you make us very proud! Little did we know that day God was going to call your name.
In life we loved you dearly, In death we do the same.  It broke our hearts to lose you, you did
not go alone, for part of us went with you the day God called you home. You left us beautiful
memories, your love is still our guide, and though we cannot see you, you are always at our
side. Love you Sgt. Roger P. Pena for your ultimate sacrifice for the UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA and your loved ones.  
Your DAD 5/27/2013
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