Marine Lance Cpl. Jason D. Hill, 20, Poway; killed in Afghan firefight
He knew early on that he wanted to be a Marine. His father, grandfather and great-grandfather also were Marines. And his older brother is a Marine sniper who was about a dozen miles away when he died.
By Tony Perry, Los Angeles Times
July 3, 2011
Jason Hill was from a Marine Corps family.
His father, grandfather and great-grandfather served in the Marines. Early on, Hill knew he wanted to be a Marine but some youthful misbehavior and a casual attitude toward high school gave the Marines pause about allowing him to enlist.
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