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Mount Airy soldier killed in Iraq

Posted May 1, 2008 12:15 p.m. EDT

— Pfc. Adam Lee Marion, a member of the North Carolina National Guard in the 171st Engineer Company was killed in Iraq, the Army reported.

Marion was killed and another soldier from the 171st injured during an attack on a base near Baghdad Monday. He is the 10th member of the N.C. National Guard killed in action since Sept. 11, 2001.