Assigned to 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.
Incident: Marine Lance Cpl. Nathanial D. Windsor died March 13 from wounds received while conducting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq.
Marine from Newport, Ore., killed in Iraq
The Associated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. — A Marine from Oregon was killed during combat in Iraq, the military announced March 14.
Lance Cpl. Nathanial D. Windsor, 20, died in Anbar province, according to the Defense Department. Windsor was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force, in Twentynine Palms, Calif.
Windsor’s father, Robert Windsor of Gladstone, told The Oregonian that his son was shot in the neck while questioning detainees last weekend, and later died at a military hospital.
According to a list compiled by the governor’s office, Windsor was the 82nd person from Oregon or with close Oregon ties to die in Iraq…