The Defense Department says two Marines from Camp Lejeune were killed in Iraq.
Killed was Corporal Carlos Gilorozco of San Jose, California and Lance Corporal Jon Hicks of Atco, New Jersey. The D.O.D. says the Marines were killed Monday while conducting combat operations in the Al Anbar Province.
Both Marines were assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment at Camp Lejeune.