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David Hastings Sharrett, II

Private First Class, Army

Born: June 29, 1980
Hometown: Oakton, Virginia
Served In: Middle East
Casualty Date: January 16, 2008
Died In: Iraq
Awards: Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Army Seal, Global war on Terrorism Service Medal

Private First Class Sharrett served with the 1st Squadron, 32nd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky. He was killed by enemy small-arms fire.

He was a graduate of Oakton High School.

He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

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