Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Flags Lowered in Honor of Fallen Marine

The library's flags are flying at half-staff today in honor of Marine Sergeant Anthony D. Matteoni of Kalamazoo, Michigan, who died October 1 in Afghanistan, while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Sgt. Matteoni, age 22, was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. He will be laid to rest at Fort Custer National Cemetery.

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