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Lejeune Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted November 10, 2010 5:12 p.m. EST

A Camp Lejeune Marine was killed Tuesday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Wednesday.

Lance Cpl. Dakota R. Huse, 19, of Greenwood, La., died while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, officials said.

Huse was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force.