Local

New England Marine Killed in Afghanistan

View Comments
(Photo by Chris Pondy/Getty Images)

(Photo by Chris Pondy/Getty Images)

BOSTON (CBS) – U.S. Flags in Rhode Island’s public buildings are flying at haff staff in honor of a 25-year-old Marine who was killed in Afghanistan.

The Department of Defense says Lance Cpl. Abraham Tarwoe  of Providence died April 12 in combat operations in Helmand  Province.

Tarwoe was assigned to a unit out of Camp Lejune, North Carolina.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,162 other followers