Dayton, Scott Cooper, EODCS

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Last Rank
Senior Chief Petty Officer
Last Primary Designator/NEC
EOD-5336-Master EOD Tech
Last Rating/NEC Group
Explosive Ordnance Disposal
Primary Unit
2014-2016, EOD-5336, EODGRUTWO (EODGRU-2)/EODMU 2
Service Years
1993 - 2016
EOD-Explosive Ordnance Disposal
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Woodbridge, VA
Last Address
Va Beach, VA

Casualty Date
Nov 25, 2016
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Improvised Explosive Device-IED
Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR)
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

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 Tributes from Members  
Navy Casualty in Syria posted by Burgdorf, Tommy (Birddog, TWS Memorial "A" Team), FC2 432
EOD Hero Laid to Rest posted by Burgdorf, Tommy (Birddog, TWS Memorial "A" Team), FC2 432

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 Duty Stations
  2014-2016, EOD-5336, EODGRUTWO (EODGRU-2)/EODMU 2
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  2016-2016 Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Feb 17, 1993, Service Entry Date
  Nov 26, 2016, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Senior Chief Petty Officer Scott Cooper Dayton was assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) Two based in Virginia Beach, died Nov. 24, 2016 after wounds sustained in an improvised explosive device blast in northern Syria.

He was serving with Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve. Dayton was operating about 35 miles north of the ISIS stronghold in Raqqa in the town of Ayn Issa when the IED exploded.

Dayton was part of the about 300 U.S. special operations troops operating inside Syria supporting Kurdish and Arab fighters opposed to the regime of Syrian president Bashar al Assad.

Dayton died from wounds sustained in an improvised explosive device blast in the vicinity of Ayn Issa in northern Syria, according to a Combined Joint Task Force 
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 Military Association Memberships
GWOT FallenUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2016, GWOT Fallen
  2016, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2016, The National Gold Star Family Registry
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