ADC Remembers Darrel Kasson

Image of Darrel KassonDarrel Kasson

Correctional Officer Darrel Kasson passed away on March 4, 2007, in Iraq, when an improvised explosive device went off near his vehicle.

Not long after Kasson joined the National Guard in 1987, he took his job with the Department of Corrections and was assigned to ASPC-Florence. Kasson worked at CB-6 which has been renamed CB-Kasson.

Kasson was deployed with the Alpha Battery, 2-180th Field Artillery Battalion. The unit was mobilized in August and was sent to Camp Shelby in Mississippi and Kasson was then sent to Iraq in November.

Officer Kasson, age 43, had been an employee of ADC for 18 years. He was married and the father of three.

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