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Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, center, and Army Maj. Gen. William Rapp, right, salute as a U.S. Marine Corps team carries the flag-draped transfer case with the remains of Marine Staff Sgt. Eric Christian of Warwick across the tarmac in the pouring rain at Dover Air Force Base in Dover, Del. (May 7, 2013)(Credit: Getty Images)

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Eric Christian, Warwick Marine killed in Afghanistan, laid to rest

Staff Sgt. Eric D. Christian, a 39-year-old Marine from Warwick, was killed in western Afghanistan on May 4. He was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.