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Soldier From Fontana Dies Of Injuries Suffered In Afghanistan

The Department of Defense has announced that a soldier stationed in Texas has died from wounds suffered in a noncombat incident in Afghanistan.

09/14/2013

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Camp Pendleton-Based Marine Killed In Afghanistan

The Department of Defense on Saturday announced the death of a Camp Pendleton-based Marine in Afghanistan.

12/15/2012

(L-R) Sgt. Clinton K. Ruiz, 22, and 31-year-old Staff Sergeant Kashif M. Memon were killed during combat in Afghanistan on Oct. 25, 2012. (credit: U.S. Army)

22-Year-Old Soldier From Murrieta Among 2 Killed In Afghanistan

A 22-year-old man from Poway was one of two soldiers killed in Afghanistan this week, it was announced Saturday.

10/27/2012

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Indictment: Army Command Sergeant Major Claimed Purple Hearts, Bronze Star To Get $57K In Veterans Benefits

Prosecutors say an active-duty command sergeant major in the U.S. Army lied about his combat record and claimed to receive two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star for valor in order get disability, medical and educational benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs.

06/06/2012

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24-Year-Old Marine From Harbor City Killed In Afghanistan

A local Marine has been killed in combat in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced Saturday.

03/31/2012

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