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Taking a Knee | Battleland | TIME.com

Marine Lance Corporal Michael Straub, a 23-year-old native of Lykens, Penn., rests while on patrol in the Durzay region of the Garmsir district, Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 30. The Marines are assigned to India Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment. via Taking a Knee | Battleland | TIME.com.

To the Shores of Morocco… | Battleland | TIME.com

Marines with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit aboard the USS Iwo Jima fire a three-round-volley rifle salute Wednesday off the coast of Morocco. They were honoring Corporal Derek Kerns and Corporal Robby Reyes, who died in in a V-22 crash in that country April 11. via To the Shores of …

Marines: Willpower = Wallpower | Battleland | TIME.com

A pair of Marines wills their way onto a roof in Afghanistan’s Helmand province last Saturday. Corporal Enrique Torres, right, helps lift Lance Corporal Joseph Hevia into a compound in the Garmsir district during a sweep with Afghan police. The two Marines belong to Kilo Co., 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine …

U.S. Military Deaths in Afghanistan – NYTimes.com

The Department of Defense has identified 1,868 American service members who have died as a part of the Afghan war and related operations. It confirmed the death of the following American recently: SINGER, Christopher G., 23, Cpl., Marines; Temecula, Calif.; First Marine Division. via U.S. Military Deaths in Afghanistan – …

U.S. Military Deaths in Afghanistan – NYTimes.com

The Department of Defense has identified 1,838 American service members who have died as a part of the Afghan war and related operations. It confirmed the deaths of the following Americans this week: GRIFFITH, Samuel M., 36, Maj., Marines; Virginia Beach; Fourth Air-Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Marine Forces Reserve. VAQUERANO, …