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Hamilton Township Grad Killed In Afghanistan
A central Ohio native has been killed in Afghanistan.
The Department of Defense says Army Staff Sgt. Christopher L. Brown was killed in Kunar province on Tuesday.
The 26-year-old Brown graduated from Hamilton Township High School. He was assigned to a battalion at Ft. Carson, Colorado.