Wednesday’s Hero

Lance Cpl. Sean J. McSweeney
Lance Cpl. Sean J. McSweeney
Company G., Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit
U.S. Marines

Lance Cpl. Sean J. McSweeney, an amphibious assault vehicle crewman with Company G., Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, and native of Palmyra, N.J., cleans the barrel of a .50 caliber machine gun inside an AAV here, June 29. The Marines and Sailors of the 31st MEU are constantly engaged in training, education and gear maintenance while embarked aboard the ship, taking advantage of their time at sea. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps’ force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.

Photo courtesy U.S. Marine Corps taken by Sgt. Jonathan Wrigh

These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives just so others may get to enjoy freedom. For that I am proud to call them Hero.
Those Who Say That We’re In A Time When There Are No Heroes, They Just Don’t Know Where To Look

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Comments

  1. I always look forward to visiting your blog each week and learning about these brave men and women.

  2. these posts always make me smile. We are a blessed nation to have so many amazing heros

  3. Thank you so very much for putting these post together every week!

  4. So many heroes it is so nice of you to do these posts each week.

  5. I love being an American and knowing there are women and men who fight every day for the freedom of their fellow man.

  6. These are so great. I love learning about a new hero each week.

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