Medals Carry Great Weight: Marine Corporal Declined The Navy Cross…. (via ~ BLOGGER.1984.GUNNY.G ~ (BLOG & EMAIL))

Medals Carry Great Weight: Marine Corporal Declined The Navy Cross.... "In a rare gesture, Marine Cpl. Dominic Esquibel declined the Navy Cross he earned on Nov. 25, 2004, as a scout sniper. On that day, he destroyed two enemy machine gun nests and saved two of five Marines who lay wounded in a Fallujah courtyard. Marine Lt. Col. Curtis Hill says Esquibel turned down the award "for personal reasons." Hill declined to elaborate." See Also: Photos, etc. http://tinyurl.com/39vvm5 ~~~~~~~~~~ Medals carry great weight, a … Read More

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