DOD Identifies Marine Casualty, August 6, 2011

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–August 6, 2011.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Sgt. Daniel D. Gurr, 21, of Vernal, Utah, died Aug. 5 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to the 3rd Reconnaissance Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), Okinawa, Japan.