New England's War Dead: Afghanistan
Sergeant First Class Daehan Park, 36, Watertown, Conn.
Park, 36, graduated from Watertown High School in Connecticut and joined the Army as an infantry man in 1998. In 2000 he joined the elite Rangers and received Special Forces training in 2005. He served in Bangladesh, Iraq, the Philippines, Cambodia, and India. He was deployed to Afghanistan with the Third Battalion, First Special Forces Group, out of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash. Park died March 12, 2011, in Wardak province when his unit was attacked with an improvised explosive device.