Camp Lejeune Corporal Killed In Afghanistan

Military officials say a North Carolina-based Marine has been killed in Afghanistan.

The Department of Defense announced Wednesday that 26-year-old Lance Cpl. Leopold F. Damas of Floral Park, N.Y., died Monday in Helmand province, Afghanistan. That's where thousands of Marines are working to secure parts of the Taliban stronghold.

No cause of death was given.

Damas was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division at Camp Lejeune.


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  • by Tim Location: MHC on Aug 22, 2009 at 02:05 PM
    It is too sad that our boys are getting slaughtered so the elite can take over countries and their resources. You can thank the Rockefellers and Rothschilds for all this.
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