U.S. Marine killed in Afghanistan
Marine Lance Cpl. Greg Buckley Jr. of Oceanside was killed on Aug. 10, 2012, in Gamsir, Afghanistan. The 21-year-old and two other Marines were fatally shot while working out at a gym. At his funeral back on Long Island, more than 1,000 mourners packed the service. A year later, the Oceanside street where he once lived was renamed in his honor.