Something Different #17 and #18

More Marines in Fallujah at Christmas… Same unit again, two different perspectives… The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToJarrett A. Kraft Sergeant, United States Marine CorpsFor Services as Set Forth in the Following … Continue reading

Something different #16

Another Marine in Fallujah… Again going beyond the call of duty to save other Marines. The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToDominic D. Esquibel Lance Corporal, United States Marine CorpsFor Services as Set … Continue reading

Something Different #14 and #15

Two Marines from the same unit, on the same day… Again close combat. The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToRobert J. Mitchell, Jr. Corporal, United States Marine CorpsFor Services as Set Forth in … Continue reading

Something Different #12 and #13

Once again Marines in Iraq- This time in Fallujah, same battle but with sadly different endings; One posthumous… The President of the United States Takes Pride in Presenting The Navy Cross (Posthumously) To Christopher S. Adlesperger Private First Class, United … Continue reading

Somthing Different #11

We move back to Afghanistan for the next Marines award… The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToAnthony L. Viggiani Sergeant, United States Marine CorpsFor Services as Set Forth in the Following Citation:For extraordinary … Continue reading

Something Different #10

Another Marine in Iraq- Takes charge and saves lives… The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToMarco A. Martinez Corporal, United States Marine CorpsFor Services as Set Forth in the Following Citation:For extraordinary heroism … Continue reading

Something Different #8 and #9

Two more Marines in Al Anbar- Sadly Captain Morel was a posthumous award; while Sgt Copeland was doing everything he could to save the Captain. No greater love… The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy … Continue reading

Something Different #7

Another Marine in the battle for Baghdad… Not his job to go get people, but it needed to be done and he did it! The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToScott C. Montoya … Continue reading

Something Different #6

Another Marine in Iraq- The point man- the most dangerous position in combat! The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToJoseph B. Perez Lance Corporal, United States Marine CorpsFor Services as Set Forth in … Continue reading

Something Different #5

This one you may actually have heard about… It was the only one that got any MSM coverage. It was also the first one actually released. The President of the United States Takes Pleasure in Presenting The Navy Cross ToBrian … Continue reading