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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted November 10, 2010

A Camp Lejeune Marine was killed Tuesday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Wednesday.

Lance Cpl. Dakota R. Huse, 19, of Greenwood, La., died while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, officials said.

Huse was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.


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  • momx11 Nov 10, 2010

    God bless his parents and those he loved. Thank you, soldier.

  • MitziGaynor Nov 10, 2010

    Seems we are posting our sympathies 3 to 4 times a day recently. RIP soldier...not even 20 years old...

  • Adelinthe Nov 10, 2010

    Oh Lord - 19 years old, but still a valiant warrior.

    SEMPER FI valiant warrior, SEMPER FI!!!

    Praying for those who loved him, and for his comrades.

    God bless.


    USMC Sergeant


  • NotAgain Nov 10, 2010

    I will be glad when this is over. I know a lot of parents that agree.