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Camp Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted August 8, 2012

— Military officials say a Marine corporal from North Carolina has died in Afghanistan.

The Department of Defense said Wednesday that 23-year-old Cpl. Daniel L. Linnabary II, of Hubert, died on Aug. 6 in Helmand province.

Linnabary was assigned to 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune.


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  • mcorson2 Aug 9, 2012

    prayers to the family and friends, Rip Marine! Thank you for your service.

  • annrally Aug 9, 2012

    RIP Marine! Thank you for you service to our country.

    Not too long ago each and every death in Iraq and Afghanistan was painfully accounted for on MSM nightly news. No longer does it seem to be important. Why is that? This story is relegated to the sub section of lower half of the page!!!

  • godshelper Aug 9, 2012

    He died? or was he killed? Not enough information.

  • just my2cents Aug 9, 2012

    God rest your soul, our hero.