In honor of the life, service and ultimate sacrifice of
Army LTC Eric Kruger
KIA November 2, 2006 while serving during Operation Iraqi Freedom
Produced by The American Fallen Soldiers Project, this video was originally played during the presentation of LTC Kruger's portrait to his parents on April 26, 2012 during a special event hosted by the Salesmanship Club of Dallas.
LTC Kruger was assigned to 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky. He was killed when an IED detonated near his vehicle while traveling in Baghdad, Iraq. Also killed were LTC Paul Finken and SSG Joseph Gage.
The American Fallen Soldiers Project is a 501c3 non-profit organization that serves the families of fallen military. We provide to the families free of charge an original portrait of their loved one that fully captures their appearance and personality.