Meeting of Minister of National Defence with Rose Gottemoeller, Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security and high US officials of the State Department and the Department of Defense
Second Lieutenant (posthumous) Claudiu Marius Covrig
13th June 2008
Second Lieutenant (posthumous) Claudiu Marius Covrig Alexandrescu was killed in Afghanistan, during a patrol mission on A1 (Qalat-Kabul) route. The vehicle he was in was attacked by insurgents. He was awarded the National Order "Steaua României" in rank of Knight, for military men, with war insignia.