Sean P. Neal, 19
Lance Cpl. Sean P. Neal, a specialist in the use of mortars, died in a “non-combat related incident” in Baghdad, according to military officials. The incident is under investigation.
Neal was the second U.S. military member to die as the U.S. fights the advance of Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. His battalion deployed to the Middle East in September 2014 as part of what Marines call a Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force
Sources: Times research, Defense Department, iCasualties.org