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Hoosier Soldier Dies In Blackhawk Crash
Updated May 5, 2013 12:08 AM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(ELKHART, IN) - Another Hoosier soldier has lost his life in the war in Afghanistan.

23-year-old Marvin Calhoun Jr. of Elkhart was one of nine soldiers killed when a Blackhawk helicopter crashed Tuesday.

The helicopter crashed in southern Afghanistan.

Calhoun's family says he joined the army right out of high school.

He was a door gunner on the Blackhawk helicopter.

Calhoun leaves behind a wife and a 2-year-old daughter.



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