Hawaii Stories

Fabian & Regina Gagalac, Honolulu

(Nominated by Hawaii State Representative Mark Takai)
On Deck of The Battleship U.S.S. Missouri (BB63)
Pearl Harbor

December 7, 2010

Fabian & Regina Gagalac are the parents of Army SGT Alexander U. Gagalac of Wahiawa, Hawaii, who was killed in action.  On September 9, 2007, SGT Gagalac died in Hawijah, Iraq from injuries he suffered when a rocket propelled grenade hit his Humvee during combat operations.  Gagalac was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 25th Infantry Division at Schofield Barraks, Hawaii.  SGT Gagalac was 28 years old.