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A 21-year-old Marine from the north metro who got married in March was killed in combat Wednesday in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said Thursday. Cpl. Taylor J. Baune, 21, of Andover, Minn., died in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

Newlywed Minnesota Marine was 2,000th American to die in Afghanistan

Three months after Taylor J. Baune married his high school sweetheart, the 21-year-old Marine corporal from Andover was killed in Afghanistan on a foot patrol. "I am trying to hang in there," his wife, Colleen Baune, 20, told the Pioneer Press. "I think everyone is still in shock." They met when they were students at Anoka High School.

Minnesota soldier killed in firefight in Afghanistan

Nicholas Dickhut, a 23-year-old Army sergeant, was killed in combat with Taliban fighters on Sunday. Dickhut was six months into his second deployment. He had just been featured in a photo essay by the Reuters news service on Friday.

Soldier killed in Afghanistan was MSU student

A 26-year-old soldier killed in Afghanistan on Sept. 13 was a student at Minnesota State University Mankato. Sgt. Kyle B. Osborn of Lafayette, Indiana was a civil engineering student but dropped out after two years to join the military. Funeral services will be held in Indiana.