Oct 3, 2011

(left to right) Capt. John E. Shubeck, company commander, Company C, 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, presents the Purple Heart to Capt. Chase B. Wheeler, executive officer, Company C, 2nd CEB, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Oct. 3. Wheeler received the Purple Heart for injuries sustained from an approximately 120-pound improvised explosive device in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

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