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A young Marine Corps sergeant uses his previous deployment experience to lead junior Marines in his command. Marines he refers to as his little brothers.
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Photo: U.S. Marine Sgt. Bryan Early, a squad leader assigned to 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, leads his squad of Marines to the next compound while patrolling in Helmand province, Afghanistan, Dec. 19, 2013. Early is responsible for planning the squad's patrols, the safety of his Marines, and achieving his commander's intent, before, during, and after an operation. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Austin Long)

As the war in Afghanistan winds down, four Marines assigned to 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment share a little bit about themselves and how the war has shaped their lives.
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By Ian Graham Veterans’ Reflections is a collection of stories of men and women who served their country in World War II, the Korean War, Vietnam War,┬áDesert Shield and Desert Storm and present-day conflicts. They will be posted throughout November …
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