activist and U.S. Army veteran who had garnered media attention in 2012
while he was a volunteer medic at the Occupy Wall Street protests in
2011 and was known for having a baby with fellow protester Kaylee
Dedrick after being pepper-sprayed in the face by police that captured
the world's attention in the movement's first so-called "Occubaby"
because the child was conceived in the protest camp in Manhattan's
Zuccotti Park where the pair had been camped out, but who had recently
joined the Kurdish YGP militia fighting against the ISIS terrorist
organizations in Syria.
Cause of Death: Killed in a suspected improvised explosive device explosion
Born: February 23, 1989
Died: July 6, 2017
Location: Raqqa, Syria