Dec 7, 2011

Staff Sgt. Daniel G. Stoy, an infantry unit leader with 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division and Verl H. Matthews, the commander of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Beirut Memorial Chapter 642, stand in front of the Purple Heart Memorial Trees at the Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Post Exchange. The trees have 530 ornaments with the names of service members who have been killed in action.

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2nd Marine Division