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U.S. Marine killed in Afghanistan blast was newlywed from Wyoming

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(Reuters) – Rylee McCollum, one of 13 U.S. service members killed in the airport suicide bombing in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul, was a Wyoming native who graduated from a local high school two years ago before joining the U.S. Marine Corps, state officials said on Friday. The U.S. Defense Department has not formally announced the names of the American service members killed in Thursday’s attack, but Wyoming’s governor and superintendent of education said McCollum was among the dead. Facebook pages appearing to belong to McCollum and his wife show wedding photos from May and indicate that the c…

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