Ryan Job


Age: 28

decorated U.S. Navy veteran who was left blind and severely wounded when a sniper's bullet struck the rifle he was holding while on patrol in Iraq in 2009, who underwent a series of reconstructive facial surgeries and later became a spokesman for the California-based organization Sentinels of Freedom Scholarship Foundation that assists wounded veterans in the transition to civilian life.

Cause of Death: Complications from reconstructive surgery

Born: March 11, 1981

Died: September 24, 2009

Phoenix, Arizona