Steven E. Gutowski

Age: 24
Branch: U.S. Army
Rank: Specialist
Unit: 515th Sapper Company, 5th Engineer Battalion
Station: Fort Leonard Wood, MO

Killed in Action: September 28, 2011
Location: Ghazni, Afghanistan
Campaign: Operation Enduring Freedom

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

Hometown: Plymouth, MA
Family: He is survived by his parents, Edward and Joan Gutowski; sister Cheryl Chamallas and her husband Alex; sister Karen Gutowski; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, and close friends.