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Camp Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted December 7, 2010 1:47 p.m. EST
Updated December 7, 2010 2:05 p.m. EST

— 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.