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Camp Lejeune-based Marine killed in Afghanistan

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

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CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — 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.

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