Staff Sgt. Ian P. McLaughlin lost his life in the line of duty on January 11, 2020, when his vehicle was struck by an IED in Afghanistan.
Staff Sgt. McLaughlin, 29, joined the Army in 2012, and was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division in 2016. He was on his first combat deployment when he lost his life.
Ian is survived by his wife and their children.
The Tunnel to Towers Foundation is committed to paying off the mortgage on the McLaughlin family’s home.