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Joshua Loren Booth

First Lieutenant, Marine Corps

Born: May 20, 1983
Hometown: Bedford
Casualty Date: October 17, 2006
Died In: Al Anbar Province, Iraq

First Lieutenant Booth served with the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regimient, 3rd Marine Division, Kaeohe Bay, Hawaii. He was was killed by a sniper’s bullet while leading his squad on foot patrol.

He was a 2001 graduate of St. John’s High School and a 2005 graduate of The Citadel.

He is buried in Longwood Cemetery, Bedford, Virginia.

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