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