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The U.S. Navy Sailor Killed in Syria Has Been Identified

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The first U.S. service member publicly acknowledged as being killed battling ISIS in Syria has been identified as Senior Chief Petty Officer Scott Cooper Dayton.  Dayton served in a U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) unit and was reportedly killed by an improvised explosive device (IED) in Syria.

By OpsLens Staff

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