Governor and First Lady Honor Sgt. Camella M. Steedley


SACRAMENTO – On behalf of all Californians, Governor Brown and First Lady Anne Gust Brown honor Sgt. Camella M. Steedley, who bravely gave her life in service to our state and nation. The Governor and First Lady extend their deepest condolences to her family and friends at this difficult time.

In memorial, Governor Brown ordered that flags be flown at half-staff over the State Capitol today. Sgt. Steedley’s family will receive a letter of condolence from the Governor.


Sgt. Camella M. Steedley, 31, of San Diego, CA, died October 3 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. She was assigned to Combat Logistics Regiment 17, 1st Marine Logistics Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, CA. She was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.