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Hawaii-based Marine and Sailor Killed in Iraq

(KHNL) - A Kaneohe marine and sailor are the latest victims of the war in Iraq.

34 year-old Gunnery Sergeant Terry J. Elliott was killed in combat Thursday.

Elliott is the 20th Kaneohe Marine to die in Iraq since September.

Elliott was killed in the Al Anbar Province.

Also yesterday, 22 -year-old Matthew Conte, a sailor stationed at Kaneohe Bay was killed in the Al Anbar Province.

Conte died while his unit was conducting combat operations.

Conte served as a hospital corpsman in Iraq.

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