VIDEO & VIDEO: Thousands this morning attended the funeral service for Marine Nicholas Ott, 23, who was killed in the line of duty while serving in Afghanistan. The streets of Lakehurst were lined with thousands of men, women and children waving American Flags as the procession made its way to the cemetery.
Ott – who joined the Marines in 2007 – died on August 10th while conducting an operation in Afghanistan.
The Funeral procession was led by Police Officers from around the County, including Lakewood Police.
(Related: Body of Marine brought back home).