Luis Carlos Montalvan


Age: 43

decorated Iraq war veteran who became a strong critic of the war and wrote about it after he served 17 years in the Army doing two tours in Iraq and received two Bronze Stars and the Purple Heart, whose service dog Tuesday was the subject of his book, which became a New York Times best-seller but some Army colleagues said he embellished his account of the incident that led to his Purple Heart.

Cause of Death: Unknown causes

Born: April 13, 1973

Died: December 2, 2016

El Paso, Texas