DOD Identifies Marine Casualty, June 27, 2011

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–June 27, 2011.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. 

Sgt. Marlon E. Myrie, 25, of Oakland Park, Fla., died June 25 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, Camp Lejeune, N.C. 

Source: defense.gov