OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- A 21-year-old Marine from Oklahoma dies in Iraq.

The Department of Defense identifies the dead Marine as Lance Corporal Hatak Yuka Keyu M- Yearby of Overbrook, in Love County in far southern Oklahoma.

Yearby and 22-year-old Lance Corporal Jose S- Marin Dominguez Junior of Liberal, Kansas, died May 14th during fighting in the Al Anbar province of Iraq.

Both soldiers were based out of a Marine outpost at Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii.