Former Stafford H.S. graduate and Marine Sgt. Donald J. Lamar II, was killed in action Wednesday, May 12th, at the age of 23, while supporting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Lamar family.
A scholarship fund has been set up for his daughter. The "Madison in Memory of Sgt. Donald Lamar" fund is at Union First Market Bank. Donations can be given at any branch.
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