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Camp Lejeune Marine dies in Afghanistan


CAMP LEJEUNE, NC (WWAY) -- A Camp Lejeune marine stationed in Afghanistan is dead due to injuries suffered from an IED.

The Heartland Worship Center in Kentucky posted Saturday morning on Facebook that 36-year-old Aaron Torian, husband and father of three, was critically injured by an IED during patrol.

The McCracken County Sheriff's department later posted on their Facebook page that Torian died.

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Thank you for your service

Thank you for your service and giving the ultimate sacrafice for yours and ours.

Your service is appreciated

Thank you for paying the ultimate sacrifice, your service too God Country and Corps will not be forgotten. .

Aaron Torian

We've lost a true hero! I find solace that he is in Heaven with our Heavenly Father. I just pray that his wife, children, and family will find comfort knowing that through all this, Aaron fought hard to protect us from the rampant evil that runs around. He made a difference. He knew The Lord, and that church was important to him & his family. We will see you again Aaron!


Thank you for your service. Thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends you left behind.

May you rest in peace. God

May you rest in peace. God bless you and your family.

thank you

Thank you for your service. It is my understanding he was a decorated scout sniper. You will be missed.