Archive for September, 2010
After many months deployed, it came down to what seemed to be a rushed transition. I was in Afghanistan one day and Washington the next.
Over a 48 hour period, the 15th MEU/PELARG team conducted offensive air operations in Afghanistan resulting in the deaths of 5 confirmed enemy fighters, provided disaster relief in Pakistan to 120 victims who had been [Read more...]
I LOVE my job! In my three months in Afghanistan, I’ve had the opportunity to travel Zabul Province, Herat and Farah (in the western part of the country) and now to Spin-Boldak (or Spin-B), which [Read more...]
A holiday weekend just passed. Two of my friends didn’t celebrate with me. I can’t even begin to speculate what was going through their minds in those final moments before they took their own lives, [Read more...]
Rosa Peralta and her children deserve for Sgt. Rafael Peralta to be remembered by our nation as the hero his Marines consider him.