A Marine from New River has become the first casualty of the year, according to the Pentagon.
Sgt. Jacob Hess died New Years Day while supporting combat operations in the Helmand Province in Afghanistan.
The 22 year old was from Spokane, Washington was assigned to Marine Aircraft Group 26 at New River.
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