Dec 4, 2009

AR RAMADI Iraq (June 17, 2005) - Lance Cpl. David C. "Dotty" Dotson, a squad automatic weapon gunner, with 2nd Squad, 2nd Platoon, Company A, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, treks up a flight of stairs in a building during a mission in the city here. The 20-year-old from Wilton, Iowa, and his fellow 2nd and 3rd Platoon, Company A warriors' were conducting a search mission when they were called on to provide security for a platoon of Company C Marines who hit an IED. The Marines set up lookouts on rooftops a few hundred yards from the attack seen. They remained in their surveillance positions for more than two hours. Photo by: Cpl. Tom Sloan

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