Lance Cpl Sean M. N. O’Connor
Born: March 9, 1989 at Camp Pendleton, California
Died: June 12, 2011 in Helmand, Afghanistan
Lance Cpl. Sean M. N. O’Connor of Douglas, Wyoming died at age 22 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. Sean is a 2007 graduate of Douglas High School and joined the United States Marines Corps soon after. He had been deployed to Afghanistan since March 2011. His awards include, the Purple Heart and Combat Action Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal and Afghanistan Campaign Medal. He leaves his parents, Daniel and Dee O’Connor, a sister, Sarah, and his favorite dog Sam among several other family members.
Burial is at Douglas Park Cemetery in Douglas, Wyoming
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