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Jayton Daniel Patterson

Sergeant, Marine Corps

Hometown: Sedley, Virginia
Served In: Middle East
Casualty Date: January 15, 2005
Died In: Babil Province, Iraq

Sergeant Patterson served with the 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. He was killed by an improvised explosive device.

He was a graduate of Tidewater Academy in Wakefield and attended college prior to enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corps.

He is buried in Rosemont Cemetery, Sedley, Virginia.

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