3/3 honors fallen Marine in Afghanistan

Michael Barnhouse

PATROL BASE JAKER, Helmand province, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan — Lance Cpl. Michael A. Barnhouse, a team leader with Kilo Company, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, places a helmet atop the battlefield cross of Sgt. Joe L. Wrightsman during a memorial service at Patrol Base Jaker, Afghanistan, July 30, 2010. Wrightsman died supporting combat operations July 18, 2010. Wrightsman was a mentor and friend to Barnhouse for the past two and a half years. Barnhouse attributes the Marine he is today because of Wrightsman’s guidance. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Mark Fayloga)

Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Adventure Journal by Contexture International.