Names of two Camp Pendleton Marines who died in Afghanistan released

City News Service

The Pentagon released the names Monday of two Camp Pendleton-based Marines killed in combat in Afghanistan.

Lance Cpls. Jason D. Hill, 20, of Poway and Sean M. N. O’Connor, 22, of Douglas, Wyo., died in Helmand Province on Saturday and Sunday, respectively, according to the Department of Defense.

Hill was a member of the 3rd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force. O’Connor belonged to the 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I MEF.

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