The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Sgt. Frank R. Zaehringer III, 23, of
, died Oct. 11 while conducting combat operations in Reno, Nev. Helmand province, . He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Afghanistan Camp Lejeune, N.C.
For additional background information on this Marine, news media representatives may contact the 2nd Marine Division public affairs office at 910-449-9925 or http://www.marines.mil/unit/2ndmardiv/Pages/Media/default.aspx.