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Marine killed in Afghanistan returns home to Temecula

January 31, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
A Temecula Marine killed this month in Afghanistan has returned home.

The body of 23-year-old Cpl. Christopher G. Singer arrived Tuesday morning at the Los Alamitos Army Airfield. It was then escorted to a Laguna Hills mortuary.

Singer's funeral was set for Friday at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest.

He was killed Jan. 21 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province.