N.C. Marine Leaves Behind Family, Fiancee, Friends

Lance Cpl. Cliff Golla died earlier this month in Iraq from a roadside bomb in al-Anbar province. He was on his second tour in Iraq. Golla was a committed Marine from Charlotte, N.C., who told family members he didn't think he was going to make it back.

Simone Orendain of member station WFAE reports.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.