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Camp Lejeune-based Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted June 28, 2010 9:03 p.m. EDT
Updated June 28, 2010 9:06 p.m. EDT

— A 20-year-old Marine from Trenton, Ga., was killed on Saturday in Afghanistan, military officials announced Monday.

Lance Cpl. William T. Richards died while supporting combat operations in Helmand province. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune.