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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted October 7, 2010 6:37 p.m. EDT

The Department of Defense announced Thursday that Lance Cpl. Scott A. Lynch, 22, of Greenwood Lake, N.Y., died while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

The Marine, a member of 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force from Camp Lejeune, died Wednesday.