Marine promised to marry his childhood sweetheart before getting killed in Marawi City

Marine promised to marry his childhood sweetheart before getting killed in Marawi City

- Corporal Joebert Cofino was one of the 13 Marines killed on June 9 in Marawi City

- He was supposed to marry his childhood sweetheart on his next vacation

- His grieving partner shared her feelings towards the Maute Group

One of the 13 Marines killed on June 9 in Marawi City was Corporal Joebert Cofino. According to reports, he was set to marry his childhood sweetheart in the near future.

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Image from ABS-CBN News

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KAMI learned about his heartbreaking story from ABS-CBN News.

His 21-year-old girlfriend Pronielyn shared that she and the Marine grew up together in the same neighborhood and that they started to date when she was just 14.

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Photo from ABS-CBN News

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Cofino and Pronielyn have one child already and they were supposed to get married during the soldier’s next vacation.

The Marine had also promised to Pronielyn that he would financially support her studies until her graduation in Octover.

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"Galit ako sa mga Maute, pinatay nila 'yung asawa ko. Nawala mga pangarap namin, marami kasi siyang plano," a grieving Pronielyn told ABS-CBN News.

(I am angry with the Mautes, they killed my husband. Our dreams are gone; he had a lot of plans.)

President Rodrigo Duterte had already declared martial law in Mindanao in order to eliminate the threat of the terrorist Maute Group in Marawi City.

The Marines also promised to give financial assistance for the families of the fallen soldiers.

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