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Corp Daniel Ray Amaya
Birth: Feb. 7, 1982
El Paso
El Paso County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 2004
Anbar, Iraq

Father's Name: Tommy Acosta Amaya
Mother's name: Kathleen Carol Anderson
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Cpl. Daniel R. Amaya of Odessa, Texas graduated from Odessa High School in 2000, where he was a cheerleader and played in the band. He was a man with a great wit who love to play harmless jokes on friends and family. Daniel had nurtured many dreams, including a career with the Marines. As a child, he'd played secret agent games, shooting guns all the while preparing for his passion to serve his country. He was preceded in death by his sister, Lisa Marie . Daniel was killed by hostile gunfire in Anbar province, Iraq during his second tour in Iraq at age 22.

Marines
3rd Battalion
4th Marine Regiment
1st Marine Division
1 Marine Expeditionary Force
Twentynine Palms, Calif.
 (bio by: Elizabeth Reed) 
 
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 Parents:
  Kathleen Carpenter (1957 - 2009)
 
 Sibling:
  Lisa Marie Amaya (1980 - 2000)*
  Daniel Ray Amaya (1982 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CPL
USMC
IRAQ
PH KIA
BELOVED SON
PROUD MARINE
 
Burial:
Fort Bliss National Cemetery
El Paso
El Paso County
Texas, USA
Plot: Sec J Site 3030
 
Created by: Paula J
Record added: Nov 07, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9767135
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Corp. Amaya ~ Heavenly April Angel Day Blessings. Thank you for your service to our country and the ultimate sacrifice you made.
- Deb
 Added: Apr. 11, 2017
~With honor and respect~
- Kerstin
 Added: Apr. 11, 2017

- Kerstin
 Added: Feb. 7, 2017
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