Edward J. Acosta

  • "We miss you Doc today is a sad day here at the company."
    - gilberto berumen
  • "To the family of Spc. Edward J. Acosta: Edward gave the..."
    - Peggy Childers
  • "Under the new administration of God's kingdom, “nation will..."
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  • "Miss you Brother."
    - Tyler Bisbee
  • "To The Acosta Family, with our deepest condolences. John..."
    - Mary Kanada

Spc. Edward J. Acosta died March 5 in La Jolla, Calif. from injuries sustained in Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion 5th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division was injured Dec. 3 when his vehicle was struck by an improvised-explosive device in Wardak province, Afghanistan. Acosta was from Hesperia, Calif.
Published in El Paso Times from Mar. 8 to Mar. 22, 2012