Daniel M. Vasselian

Age: 27
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Rank: Sergeant
Unit: 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force
Station: Camp Lejeune, NC

Killed in Action: December 23, 2013
Location: Helmand Province, Afghanistan
Campaign: Operation Enduring Freedom

Medals & Commendations: Bronze Star with V Device, Purple Heart, National Defense, Afghanistan Campaign, Global War on Terror

Hometown: Abington, MA
Family: He is survived by wife, Erin Vasselian; parents, Mark and Karen Vasselian.