Jan 31, 2005

MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. - Lance Cpl. Brandon Wells, a tank crewman with Company B, 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, is presented his Purple Heart Medal here Oct. 31. The 20-year-old Murray, Ky. native and fellow Marine, Sgt. Brent Sheets, were both awarded this medal for injuries sustained after a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle while they had been conducting security and stability operations in Iraq's Al Anbar province May 1.

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