A Marine who grew up in Kitsap County died in Afghanistan on Sunday. Cpl. Joe L. Wrightsman, 23, of Jonesboro, La., was supporting combat operations in Helmand province.
He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.
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