Local News

Camp Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Sgt. Nicholas J. Aleman, 24, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died while supporting combat operations in the Paktia province of Afghanistan. He was assigned to the Deployment Processing Command-East.

Posted Updated

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — A Camp Lejeune Marine was killed on Sunday in Afghanistan, the U.S. Department of Defense said Tuesday. 

Sgt. Nicholas J. Aleman, 24, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died while supporting combat operations in the Paktia province. He was assigned to the Deployment Processing Command-East.

 Credits

Kathy Hanrahan, Web Editor

Copyright 2023 by Capitol Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.