« Corpus Christi, Texas, native mentors Afghan police | Main | Marine returns home, honored »

Marines find meaning, order in combat-zone life

By Christopher Torchia - The Associated Press
Posted : Monday Sep 26, 2011 12:59:20 EDT

FORWARD OPERATING BASE JACKSON, Afghanistan — An American in uniform stands near a landing zone at about 2 a.m., moonlight framing his features, and talks about dead and maimed men he knows. His flight out isn’t until next month, and he is counting the days.

To continue reading:

http://marinecorpstimes.com/news/2011/09/ap-marines-fine-meaning-order-in-combat-zone-life-092611/