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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted June 28, 2011

— A Marine based at Camp Lejeune was killed in combat Monday, the Defense Department said Tuesday.

Cpl. Michael N. Nolen., 22, of Spring Valley, Wis., died while conducting combat operations in Afghanistan's Helmand province.

He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune.


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  • bombayrunner Jun 29, 2011

    hurt every time i hear one of these.

  • cth1 Jun 29, 2011

    RIP Hero!!!

  • u stand corrected Jun 29, 2011

    RIP Young Warrior. Semper Fi.

  • albertleon7 Jun 29, 2011

    Another fallen Hero. Glod Bless You, your family and friends.