Mississippi Marine Dies at Training Camp

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

A Marine from Mississippi has died after personal physical training at Camp Lejeune.

The Marine Corps said 30-year-old Staff Sgt. Carlous Perry from Clay, Miss., died after he was taken to Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune early Monday afternoon.

Perry was a maintenance chief assigned to 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force.

The cause of death is still under investigation.

Perry joined the Marine Corps in 2000. He was deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2007.

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  • by Citizen Location: Meridian on May 3, 2012 at 01:19 PM
    Semper Fi, Marine. Thank you for your service.
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