DOD Identifies Marine Casualty, March 2, 2012

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–March 2, 2012.  The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom. 

Cpl. Conner T. Lowry, 24, of Chicago, Ill., died March 1 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.  He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. 

This incident is under investigation. 

Source: defense.gov