• Hero! NYC Marine Killed In Battle While Trying To Save Comrade

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    BROOKLYN — A Brooklyn marine was killed trying to save his comrade during a bloody clash in Afghanistan last week.

    Lance Cpl. Jabari Thompson, 22, who wanted to be a marine like his dad, was mortally wounded in combat and succumbed to his injuries at a military hospital in Germany.

    The NY Daily News Reports:

    Jabari’s dad, Gregory, his big sister, Chekesha Thompson, 28, and his fiancée, Shemiah Louis, took a heartbreaking flight to Germany to be at his bedside when he died.

    “I just told him that I loved him and that I wanted him to try to make it because I knew he had a strong heart,” said Chekesha.

    Read More At NYDailyNews.com

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