Indiana Marine Dies Serving in Iraq

An Indiana Marine has died serving in operation Iraqi Freedom.

20-year-old Lance Corporal James Davenport was killed Wednesday in Iraq’s volatile Anbar Province.

The Danville native was assigned to the 3rd marine division out of Hawaii.

Another member of his unit was also killed Wednesday, but it is not clear if they died in the same attack.

Davenport is the 71st person from Indiana to die in the Iraq War.


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