IDs Released of 7 Marines Killed in Mortar Blast



Mike O'Brien
03/22/2013

The seven U.S. Marines killed in a tragic accident when a mortar exploded at an Army base in Nevada on Monday were all aged between 19 and 26. The youngest was Josh Martino, of Dubois, Pennsylvania, who joined in July. The teenager was planning to marry his fiancee later this year before being deployed to Afghanistan. Lance Cpl. Mason Vanderwork, 21, married his sweetheart Taylor the day after she graduated high school and was hoping to start a family. He had a tattoo on his chest that...
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