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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted October 4, 2010 7:15 p.m. EDT

The Department of Defense on Monday announced the death of a Marine from Camp Lejuene while deployed to Afghanistan.

Sgt. Anthony D. Matteoni, 22, of Union City, Mich., died Oct. 1 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.