Kaneohe Marine killed in Afghanistan

KANEOHE (HawaiiNewsNow) - A 23-year-old Kaneohe Marine has died in combat in Afghanistan, according to the Department of Defense.

Marine Lance Cpl. Nicholas S. Ott died Wednesday supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

Cpl. Ott was from Manchester, New Jersey and was assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, based out of Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.

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