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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted September 21, 2010 5:32 p.m. EDT

— A Camp Lejeune Marine died Monday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Tuesday.

Pfc. Joshua S. Ose, 19, of Hernando, Miss., was killed while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, officials said.

Ose was assigned to 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.