May 3, 2012

Lieutenant Col. Tyler Zagurski (centered with back to camera), commanding officer of 1st Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, stands opposite of Cpl. Ronald Smith, a native of Saint Marys, Ga., and a mortarman with the unit as the battalion sergeant major reads Smith’s Bronze Star medal citation aloud May 4. The ceremony was conducted at the conclusion of an 11-mile hike the battalion conducted, with each Marine carrying more than 70 pounds of gear. (Official U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Timothy L. Solano)

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