Monday, November 26, 2012
Petty Officer 1st Class Kevin R. Ebbert was killed in Afghanistan on November 24, according to the Department of Defense.
The 32-year-old Navy SEAL was assigned to an East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Ebbert grew up in Arcata, California - a small town in Humboldt County.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of our teammate who has made the ultimate sacrifice."