The Department of Defense announced today the death of a Marine who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Lance Cpl. Ardenjoseph A. Buenagua, 19, of
, died Nov. 24 while conducting combat operations in San Jose, Calif. Helmand province, . He was assigned to 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Afghanistan Camp Pendleton, Calif.
For additional background information on this Marine, news media representatives may contact the 1st Marine Division public affairs office at 760-725-8766.