Military officials say a Camp Lejeune Marine has been killed in Afghanistan.
The Department of Defense says that 20-year-old Lance Cpl. Frederik E. Vazquez of Melrose Park, Ill., died July 24 in Helmand province.
Vazquez was assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune.
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