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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted August 23, 2010 3:59 p.m. EDT

— A Camp Lejeune Marine was killed in Afghanistan on Saturday, the Department of Defense announced Monday.

Lance Cpl. Nathaniel J. A. Schultz, 19, of Safety Harbor, Fla., died while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, officials said.

Schultz was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.