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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted February 13, 2012

— A Marine based at Camp Lejeune died in combat Friday, the Defense Department said Monday.

Lance Cpl. Osbrany Montes De Oca, 20, of North Arlington, N.J., was killed in Afghanistan's Helmand province.

He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune.


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  • BEACH Feb 14, 2012

    FLY WITH THE ANGELS YOUNG MAN. Prayers for his family, hard to lose someone so young been there, it is a HURT you will never get over.

  • Comfortably Numb Feb 14, 2012

    Job done well young Warrior. Semper Fi.

  • bombayrunner Feb 13, 2012

    who is in charge??? oh yea, it's Bush's fault. For more spending than Bush and more KIA's than Bush in all 8 yrs why is there no one seems to want to Hold this president accountable for anything?

  • pipcolt Feb 13, 2012

    semper fi you will be missed.

  • Proud Young Grandma Feb 13, 2012

    RIP young man.