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Monticello Marine recovering from a gunshot wound
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HELMAND PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN - Cpl. Matthew Babler, a 2009 Monticello High School graduate, is recovering from a gunshot wound to his right shoulder he suffered while on active duty in southern Afghanistan Tuesday, July 2. Babler, who is serving in the U.S. Marine Corps, was shot while at a platoon patrol base in southern Helmand Province.