Ohio Marine killed in Afghanistan

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

GARFIELD, OH (FOX19) - The Department of Defense says an Ohio Marine has died in Afghanistan.

Gunnery Sgt. Adam F. Benjamin, 34, of Garfield, Ohio died Aug. 18 while supporting combat operations in Helmand province. He was assigned to 8th Engineer Support Battalion, Combat Logistics Regiment 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.

The military is not releasing any more information at this time.

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