LCpl Daniel R. Bennet

LCpl Daniel R. Bennet 1

LCpl. DANIEL R. BENNETT - U.S. Marine Corps

Hometown / City: CLIFTON, VA FAIRFAX
Date of Death: Sunday, January 11, 2009
Conflict: Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan)
Branch: U.S. Marine Corps
Rank: LCpl.
Unit: H&S CO, 3D BN, 8TH MAR, 2D MAR DIV, CAMP LEJEUNE, NC

Birth: Oct. 5, 1985
Silver Spring
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 2009, Afghanistan

Lance Cpl. Daniel R. Bennett, 23,of Clifton, Va.; was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died Jan. 11 in Camp Bastion, Afghanistan, as a result of a non-hostile incident. He was currently assigned to H and S Company, 3rd Battalion, 8th Marines. He is survived by his parents, James and Veronica Bennett; his brother, David Lockwood Bennett and two sisters, Colleen Marie and Laura Eileen Bennett. He is also survived by his paternal grandparents, Franklyn and Rita Angela Bennett and his maternal grandfather, Harold K. Lockwood. His awards include the Afghanistan Campaign Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.

Burial: Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec 60 Site 8746

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