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Donald Ryan McGlothlin

First Lieutenant, Marine Corps

Born: July 12, 1979
Hometown: Lebanon, Virginia
Served In: Middle East
Casualty Date: November 6, 2005
Died In: Ubaydi, Iraq
Awards: Purple Heart

First Lieutenant McGlothlin served with the 2nd Battalion Landing Team, 1st Regiment, 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, California. He was killed by enemy small-arms fire.

He was a 1997 graduate of Lebanon High School where he earned all-regional honors in football, as well as letters in wrestling and track.

He is buried in Ketron Memorial Gardens, Lebanon, Virginia.

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