Cedar Rapids Marine One of Three Killed in Afghanistan
A Cedar Rapids man was confirmed as one of three soldiers that were killed in Afghanistan last week. The Defense Department reports that three Marines based at Camp Lejeune died last week and were identified as 25 year-old Lance Cpl Adam Wolff of Cedar Rapids, 34 year-old Virginia native Staff Sgt David Stewart, and 19 year-old New Hampshire resident Lance Cpl Brandon Garabrant. All three were killed Friday in what the military described as a ``hostile incident'' in Helmand province. They were all assigned to the 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion in the 2nd Marine Division.