Michael R. DeMarsico II

Age: 20
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Specialist
Unit: 1st Battalion 23rd Infantry Regiment of the 3rd Stryker Brigade
Station: Fort Lewis, WA

Killed in Action: August 16, 2012
Location: Panjwai, Afghanistan
Campaign: Operation Enduring Freedom

Medals & Commendations: Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Afghanistan Campaign, Iraq Campaign, National Defense

Hometown: North Adams, MA
Family: Michael is survived by many loving friends and relatives, including his parents, Lisa and Michael DeMarsico; sisters Aubrey, Kailey, Leigha, and brother, Adam.