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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted September 25, 2010 7:54 a.m. EDT

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

Lance Cpl. Anthony J. Rosa, 20, of Swanton, Vermont, died while supporting combat operations in the Helmand province.

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