The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
1st Lt. Scott J. Fleming, 24, of
Marietta, Ga., died Sept. 17 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, . He was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, based out of Afghanistan . Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii
For additional background information on this Marine, news media representatives may contact the Marine Corps Base Hawaii public affairs office at 808-257-8838.