21-year-old US Marine Corporal Christopher D. Bordoni, who was critically injured in Helmand province in January, died in the San Antonio Military Medical Center on 3rd April 2012. His wife, mother, father, brother and sister were by his side when he died.
Cpl. Bordoni served with the 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, based at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. During a patrol on 18th January, a suicide bomber drove a motorcycle at his unit. He was on his second deployment to Afghanistan and had been in the country since April 2011.
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