Camp Pendleton Marine Killed in Afghanistan ID'd

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    On Friday, the Pentagon released the name today of a 22-year-old Camp Pendleton-based Marine killed in combat in Afghanistan on Thursday.

    Cpl. Michael J. Dutcher of Asheville, N.C., died in Helmand Province on Thursday, according to the Department of Defense.

    Dutcher was a member of the 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force.