Apr 13, 2012

Commanders from 1st Combat Engineer Battalion and 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, honor fallen hero Cpl. Alex Martinez, during a memorial ceremony, April 13, 2012. Martinez was a combat engineer with 1st CEB, 1st Marine Division (Forward) and was deployed in support of 2nd Bn., 5th Marines. He was killed in action April 5 while conducting combat operations in Now Zad District. During the ceremony, Marines spoke about the man and Marine that Martinez was and what they would remember most about him. (Official U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Mark Garcia)::r::::n::::r::::n::::r::::n::

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