Jan 23, 2005

CAMP HURRICANE POINT Ar Ramadi, Iraq (April 6, 2005) - Corporal Tyler S. Trovillion, a grenadier and team leader with 3rd Squad, 2nd Platoon, Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, had the pleasure of meeting General Michael ? Haggee, Commandant of the Marine Corps, here April 6. Lance Cpl. Dion M. Whitley, a machine gunner in Trovillion's squad, looks on while positioned in the turret of a Humvee. Trovillion, 23, of Richardson, Texas, and Whitley, 21, of Pasadena, Calif., and three of their 3rd Squad comrades were killed June 15 when an improvised explosive device detonated underneath their Humvee. A Navy Corpsman with the infantry battalion died the same day in a different incident. The brave warriors were honored with a memorial ceremony at Camp Hurricane Point June 23. Photo by: Cpl. Tom Sloan

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