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Indiana Marine killed in Afghanistan remembered as hero

Sep. 15, 2021 05:58 AM EDT

LOGANSPORT, Ind. (AP) — A U.S. Marine from Indiana who was killed during the frenzied evacuation at Afghanistan’s Kabul airport was hailed Tuesday as a hero during a funeral in his hometown. The life of Cpl. Humberto Sanchez will inspire generations of Americans,...

Marine's body returned to Indiana hometown with procession

Sep. 12, 2021 15:16 PM EDT

LOGANSPORT, Ind. (AP) — The body of a Marine who was among 13 U.S. service members killed in a suicide bombing during the U.S.-run evacuation at Afghanistan’s Kabul airport was returned Sunday to his northern Indiana hometown. A military procession marked the...

Funeral for Indiana Marine slain in Kabul to be held Sept 14

Sep. 07, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

LOGANSPORT, Ind. (AP) — A public funeral will be held Sept. 14 for the 22-year-old Marine from Logansport who was killed in Afghanistan. U.S. Marine Cpl. Humberto Sanchez was one of 13 military service members killed inside the Hamid Karzai International Airport in...

Body of Indiana Marine slain in Kabul to be returned Sept 12

Sep. 05, 2021 11:43 AM EDT

LOGANSPORT, Ind. (AP) — The body of a Marine from northern Indiana who was killed in an attack at Afghanistan’s Kabul airport will be returned to Indiana next week. Marine Corps Cpl. Humberto Sanchez, 22, of Logansport, Indiana, was among 13 U.S. military members...