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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted October 4, 2010

The Department of Defense on Monday announced the death of a Marine from Camp Lejuene while deployed to Afghanistan.

Sgt. Anthony D. Matteoni, 22, of Union City, Mich., died Oct. 1 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.


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  • sunneyone Oct 5, 2010

    Thank you for your service. My thoughts and prayers are with your family and friends.

  • Proud Black Constitutionalist Oct 5, 2010

    Rest in peace brother for you are a true patriot.

    God Bless!

  • u stand corrected Oct 5, 2010

    Rest in peace Hero and thank you. Semepr Fi