|Rank||Major U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||December 29 1950|
United Nations Service Medal
World War II Victory Medal
Major Lepesqueur was awarded the United Nations Service Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.
Major Lepesqueur had been assigned as an observing Palestine by the State Department since August 1950. On December 29, 1950, he was killed in a jeep accident while driving through Jerusalem to the Israeli-Syrian Border on United Nations assignment.