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Camp Lejeune ordered to send Marines to Persian Gulf; three ships also ordered deployed

CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. -- About 7,000 Marines from Camp Lejeune and soldiers and fighter pilots from...say if they would carry the troops from Camp Lejeune. The Camp Lejeune Marines will be part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/25/ira_366477.shtml
XXX Iraq
Across the southeast

Motorcycles prove as deadly as Afghanistan CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. - More troops have died in off-duty motorcycle...Mark Strickland, 24, was one of five Marines from Camp Lejeune who were involved in serious motorcycle crashes in October...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/06/met_53682.shtml
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Ralph D. Johnson (HARLEM, Ga.)

...Shawn) Clayborn, Grovetown and Tracy Johnson, Harlem; His Grandchildren, Andrew Gates, Statesboro, Greg Gates, Camp Lejeune, NC and Heather (Matthew) Brown, Camp Pendleton, CA, Samantha Clayborn, Grovetown, Allie Clayborn, Grovetown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/09/obi_558781.shtml
Obituaries
Alec Coleman

...members include his fiancee, Taylor Pierce, Warrenville, SC; siblings, Ryan Thomas Dayton and his wife, Shannon, Camp Lejeune, NC, James Derrick Coleman and his fiancee, Ali Bishop, Graniteville, SC, the late Aaron Tyler Dayton, Ashley...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174647227
Pauline Mantooth

...TN, Nicholas Cody Mantooth (Savanna), of Augusta, GA, Nathan Mantooth, of Waynesboro, GA, Bradley Large, of Camp Lejeune, NC, and Austin Large, of Newport, TN. She is also survived by thirteen great-grandchildren. Visitation will...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174217853
Widow of Montford Point Marine receives his Congressional Gold Medal

...Montford Point Marine Association.Twenty thousand black Marines attended segregated basic training at Montford Point at Camp Lejeune, N.C., from 1942 to 1949, according to the association. Jackson was one of the first. The Congressional Gold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-05/widow-montford-point-marine-r
3 charged in presidential copter scheme

...Pennington and Bowling information about a maintenance contract, then worked with them to inflate a bid proposal by hundreds of thousands of dollars so they could submit an attractive bid to a Camp Lejeune, North Carolina-based committee.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-06/3-charged-presdiental-copter
Marine accused of attempted child molestation

A Marine is accused of attempted child molestation after he traveled from Camp Lejeune to Augusta to have sex with who he thought was a 14-year-old Saturday, authorities say.Adam M. Hunt, 25, was booked into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-04/marine-accused-attempt
Pioneer who helped integrate Marines recognized

...Island, S.C., or Camp Pendleton in San Diego, the black Marines trained at Camp Montford Point, a facility at Camp Lejeune, N.C., from 1942-49, according to the Montfort Point Marine Association's Web site.The association estimates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-21/family-local-montford-point-m
You remembered: Trains once part of Augusta life

...Station in a Pullman or sleeper car pulled by a steam locomotive in late 1944. My father was at the time stationed at Camp Lejeune, N.C., and mother booked this rail trip for us to visit him.The train left at night, and I recall vividly mother...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-24/you-remembered-trains-once-pa