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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted March 12, 2010 5:16 p.m. EST

— The Department of Defense announced the death of a Marine from Camp Lejeune Friday.

Lance Cpl. Garrett W. Gamble, 20, of Sugarland, Texas, died March 11 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.