DOD Identifies Marine Casualty, April 17, 2012

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–April 17, 2012.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. 

Cpl. Aaron M. Faust, 22, Louisville, Ky., died April 15 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. 

This incident is under investigation. 

Source: defense.gov