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Identity of Pendleton Marine killed in combat released

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CAMP PENDLETON (CNS) - The Pentagon announced Thursday the combat death of a 22-year-old Camp Pendleton Marine in Afghanistan.

Lance Cpl. Ramon T. Kaipat of Tacoma, Wash., was killed Wednesday in combat in Helmand province, according to a Defense Department statement.

Kaipat was assigned to the 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton.

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