BOSTON (CBS) – A Marine from Groton has been killed in action in Afghanistan, according to Pentagon officials.

Corporal William Woitowicz was 23 years old. He was assigned to the U.S. Marine Corps Special Operations Command

The Pentagon says he was killed conducting combat operations in Afghanistan on Tuesday.

Woitowicz was a 2007 graduate f Groton-Dunstable High School.

Comments (3)
  1. emom says:

    OMG… he looks like a 16 year,, so sad, so young,,,,,, My heart goes out to the family

  2. Cpl C says:

    Woita, You were the best among us.. it shouldn’t have been you. We’ll always remember who you were and what you stood for.

    No breaks brother.. not even now.

    Semper Fidelis

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