Another American citizen has died fighting with the International Legion in Ukraine’s war against Russian aggression.

Twenty-Seven Years Old

Christopher James Campbell, a native Floridian, was twenty-seven years old at the time of his death. He was a United States Armed Forces veteran, having served in Iraq with the 82nd Airborne Division. Towards the beginning of Ukraine’s war with Russia, Campbell served with the Azov special forces. Later, according to the New Voice of Ukraine, he served with the International Legion, an organization of experienced fighters founded by President Volodymyr Zelensky.

Campbell was married to Ivana, the daughter of well-known Ukrainian director, actor, cinematographer, and producer Oles Sanin.

In a letter to the press, Sanin wrote, “Thank you to everyone who honored the memory of my family member, the husband of my daughter Ivana, Christopher James Campbell. Thank you for your deep sorrow and honoring his memory.”