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Richwood Marine killed in Afghanistan

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RICHWOOD, La. (KNOE 8 News) - The Department of Defense announced Monday the death a Marine from Richwood, Louisiana who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

20-year-old Lance Cpl. Christopher O. Grant died Sunday, October 20th while conducting combat operations in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.

He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 9th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

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