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Camp Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted November 20, 2012 8:32 a.m. EST
Updated November 20, 2012 10:18 a.m. EST

— A Camp Lejeune Marine has died in Afghanistan.

Lance Cpl. Dale W. Means, 23, of Jordan Minn., was killed Nov. 18 while conducting combat operations in the province of Helmland, the U.S. Department of Defense said Tuesday.

Means was assigned to Combat Logistics Battalion 2, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force.

He was deployed to Afghanistan in July.