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Funeral Held For Detroit-Area Marine Who Died In Helicopter CrashThe service was held Saturday for Staff Sgt. Trevor Blaylock, a native of Lake Orion. Mourners gathered at Lake Orion United Methodist Church.
Names Of 7 Marines Killed In Helicopter Crash ReleasedAll were from the 2nd Special Operations Battalion of the Marine Corps Special Operations Command, or MARSOC, at Camp Lejeune.
Iraq War 10 Year Anniversary: Father's Heart Still Aches For Fallen SoldierIt's ten years after the U.S. invaded Iraq, leading to the dethroning of dictator Saddam Hussein. Over those years, thousands of American soldiers have lost their lives, including more than 200 from Michigan.
Plans Pass Senate To Rename Post Office For Mich. Marine Anthony DiLisio Plans are moving forward to rename a metro Detroit post office in honor of a U.S. Marine from Michigan who died in 2010 while supporting combat operations in Afghanistan.
Soldier Originally From Michigan Dies At Fort BenningOfficials say a 31-year-old soldier originally from Michigan who was deployed once to Iraq and twice to Afghanistan has died at Fort Benning, Ga.
Macomb County Soldier Killed In AfghanistanA Macomb County man was one of two soldiers killed earlier this week during an explosion in Afghanistan.
Mich. Soldier Killed, 4 Injured By IED In AfghanistanA 25-year-old Army soldier from Metro Detroit has been killed and four other Michigan soldiers injured during combat operations in Afghanistan.
Michigan Marine Sgt. Dies In AfghanistanA U.S. Marine sergeant from northern lower Michigan has been killed in combat in Afghanistan, the Pentagon announced Wednesday. It was his second combat tour there, his father said.
Detroit Marine's Body Returned To Michigan- The remains of a 23-year-old Marine who was killed in Afghanistan were returned to Michigan on Friday.
Soldier From Ferndale Dies In Kandahar, AfghanistanThe Pentagon says a 29-year-old Army Reserve soldier from Ferndale who was on his third combat deployment has died in Afghanistan.
Aunt Says Fallen Mich Soldier Loved US ArmyA combat engineer from Flint who died two days after being wounded in an insurgent attack in Afghanistan believed so strongly in the Army's mission that he volunteered to serve his latest tour there, his aunt said.
Mich. Air Force Sgt. Killed In Germany Days Before Coming HomeA 24-year-old serviceman from West Michigan has been killed in a train-bike accident near a U.S. Air Force base in Germany.