As we get ready to close out another year, Operation Enduring Freedom continues with no end in sight. While we spend time with our loved ones this holiday season and ready ourselves for 2014, lest us not forget the families that have sacrificed for us.


KIA States Last Week: MA - ID

  • Sgt. Daniel M. Vasselian

    Sgt. Daniel M. Vasselian- Age 27 from Abington, Massachusetts. Killed In Action 23 December while conducting combat operations in the Helmand province of, Afghanistan. Sgt. Daniel M. Vasselian was assigned to 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

    Sgt. Daniel M. Vasselian, United States Marine Corps
  • Capt. David I. Lyon

    Capt. David I. Lyon - Age 28 from Sandpoint, Idaho. Killed In Action 27 December from wounds suffered when his vehicle was attacked with an improvised explosive device in Kabul, Afghanistan. Capt. David I. Lyon was assigned to the 21st Logistics Readiness Squadron, Peterson Air Force Base, CO.

    Capt. David I. Lyon, United States Air Force