Marine from Camp Pendleton killed in Afghanistan
A Marine from Camp Pendleton has been killed during combat operations in Afghanistan, the Pentagon announced Wednesday.
Sgt. William Stacey, 23, of Seattle, Wash., was killed Tuesday while on a walking patrol in Helmand province. He was a mortarman assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment.
Stacey was on his second deployment to Afghanistan.
-- Tony Perry in San Diego