Release week for DEoH has been a very unique and new experience for me.
So I'll leave you with...
Iron Mike, a photo essay.
|Iron Mike, Fort Benning GA|
|Iron Mike, Fort Bragg NC|
|Iron Mike, Parris Island SC|
|Iron Mike, Quantico VA|
|Iron Mike, Utah Beach Normandy|
|Iron Mike, Wood of the Marine Brigade in France|
|Gunnery Sergeant Michael "Iron Mike" Burghardt, in Afghanistan.|
In 2009, Gunnery Sergeant Burghardt suffered shrapnel injuries from a remote-detonated IED. Read the full article about the incident that led to this finger-salute to the detonating insurgent.