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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted January 15, 2010 3:13 p.m. EST

The Department of Defense said Friday that a Marine out of Camp Lejeune died in Afghanistan's Helmand province.

Sgt. Christopher R. Hrbek, 25, of Westwood, N.J., died Jan. 14. He was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 10th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.