The Department Of Defense has confirmed the deaths of four marines serving in Afghanistan
The Lejeune based marines are 20 year old Private First Class Kyle Coutu of Rhode island, and 19 year old Lance Corporal Kielin Dunn of Chesapeake Virginia.
Both were killed February 18th as a result of a hostile incident in Helmand Province.
Also killed were 19 year old Lance Corporal Larry Johnson of Scranton Pennsylvania, and 27 year old Sergeant Jeremy Mcqueary of Columbus Indiana.
Both were killed during combat operations in Helmand Province on February 18th as well.