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Pickel Meadow marine killed in Afghanistan

Staff reports

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Sgt. Phillip A. Bocks, 28, of Troy, Mich., died Nov. 9 while conducting combat operations in Aranus, Afghanistan. He was assigned to Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center in Bridgeport as an instructor.