This, in a nutshell, is why I became a Marine.
“It’s a reminder of why we became Marines in the first place. So that our family and friends are able to celebrate the holidays – freely. It makes us happy to know they can, even if we are all the way out here in Kandahar, Afghanistan, away from our loved ones.”
—Gunnery Sergeant Charles V. Westall, USMC [Read more...]