Daegan William-Tyeler Page was born on February 6th, 1998. He had a passion for adventure and brotherhood that started when he was very young. Daegan played hockey from a young age through high school. Daegan also loved his time as a boy scout, spending time outdoors, especially in the water or on a skateboard.
After graduation, Daegan left Omaha for Marine Corps Boot Camp. Daegan loved the brotherhood of the Marines and was proud to serve as a member of the 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment. On August 26th, 2021, Daegan was among 13 U.S. service members as well as over 170 Afghans killed by a suicide bomber during evacuation efforts at the Kabul airport in Afghanistan.
The Corporal Daegan Page Foundation was founded by his parents and siblings to share his story, honor his sacrifice and continue his legacy. Their goal is to create a foundation that helps others through experiences, adventures and overcoming challenges.