Derek J. Farley

Tags: Army , Memorials , New York , OEF

New YorkStaff Sgt. Derek J. Farley, 24, of Nassau, New York, died August 17, 2010, at Bala Boluk, Farah, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated as he attempted to disarm it. Staff Sgt. Farley was assigned to the 18th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 16th Sustainment Brigade, 21st Theater Sustainment Command, Grafenwoehr, Germany.