Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–August 11, 2011. The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Cpl. Nicholas S. Ott, 23, of Manchester, N.J., died Aug. 10 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.