Sgt. Daniel J. Patron, U.S. Marine Corps

Sgt. Daniel J. Patron, U.S. Marine Corps, age 26, of Canton, Ohio; assigned to 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; died Aug. 6, 2011, in Helmand province, Afghanistan, while conducting combat operations.