Alex Martinez

U.S. Marine Cpl. Alex Martinez was killed in combat in Afghanistan on April 5, 2012. (Credit: Facebook)

‘Everybody Loved’ Fallen Marine From Elgin, Wife Says

As final arrangements were planned for an Elgin Marine killed in Afghanistan, his wife recalled Alex Martinez as a dedicated service member. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.

04/12/2012

U.S. Marine Cpl. Alex Martinez was killed in combat in Afghanistan on April 5, 2012. (Credit: Facebook)

Elgin Family Mourns Marine Killed In Afghanistan

He was serving his second tour in Afghanistan, when a U.S. Marine from Elgin was killed in combat this week. Cpl. Alex Martinez died Thursday in the Helmand province of Afghanistan.

CBS 2–04/07/2012

U.S. Marine Cpl. Alex Martinez was killed in combat in Afghanistan on April 5, 2012. (Credit: Facebook)

Marine From Elgin Killed In Afghanistan

A United States Marine from northwest suburban Elgin died in Afghanistan while “conducting combat operations,” according to a release issued Friday by the U.S. Department of Defense.

04/06/2012