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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted July 24, 2009 5:31 p.m. EDT
Updated July 24, 2009 5:45 p.m. EDT

A Camp Lejeune-based Marine was killed in Afghanistan Wednesday, the Department of Defense announced Friday.

Sgt. Ryan H. Lane, 25, of Pittsburgh, Pa., was assigned to the 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune. He was serving in support of combat operations in Helmand province.