Wordless Wednesday

Sgt. Jorge A. DiazSgt. Jorge A. Diaz, a squad leader with Kilo Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, receives a Bronze Star Medal with Combat V from Lt. Gen. Kenneth J. Glueck, Jr., commanding general, III Marine Expeditionary Force, during Glueck's visit to Marine Corps Base Hawaii with Sgt. Maj. Daniel J. Fierle, III MEF sergeant major, April ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Cpl. Jason A. Karella 20 years old from Anchorage, Alaska 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force October 9, 2008Cpl. Jason A. Karella died supporting combat operations in the Farah province of Afghanistan when the Humvee he was riding in rolled over. He had given up his, as his Father described "best ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

This Weeks Post Was Suggested By CindySSgt. Salvatore Giunta 25 years old from Ceder Rapid, Iowa 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat TeamYesterday, SSgt. Salvatore Giunta became the first living recipient of the Medal Of Honor since the Vietnam War.From the official citation:Then-Specialist Salvatore A. Giunta distinguished himself by acts of ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

First Lieutenant Randall Lee Ashby Second Platoon, Company B, 317th Engineer Battalion, 2d Battalion, 69th Armor Regiment, 3d Infantry Division (Mechanized)The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress July 9, 1918 (amended by an act of July 25, 1963), takes pleasure in presenting the Silver Star to First Lieutenant ...continue reading