Paeta Derek Hess-von Kruedener

 

 

 

Age: 44

 

Summary: Canadian veteran U.N. military observer and high-ranking military officer who had previously served in Cyprus, Bosnia, and Congo as a UN peacekeeper before serving in the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO) peacekeeping mission posted in South Lebanon as an infantry officer with the Edmonton-based Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry with the four-member unit of a UN military observer team known as Team Sierra from October 2005.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in an Israeli air strike during the Lebanon War

 

Born: June 25, 1962

 

Died: July 25, 2006

 

Location: Khiam, Lebanon