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Monday, April 10, 2006

The Youngest Marine

The Youngest Marine

By Cpl. Brian Kester
Parris Island
"PARRIS ISLAND, S.C., April 7, 2006 — He is only 12 inches long, covered with white and brown hair and barks at the wall. Yet, the Marine Corps wants him to be one of the few, the proud.
His name temporarily is Hummer, and soon he will be going through recruit training to earn the title of Marine. He will then stand among a long list, including Lance Cpl. Mac and Cpl. Hashmark who have served as mascots and represented the proud tradition at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island."
Read the rest here...
Thought I'd start the week off with an "awwww..."
More later -probably. Just haven't had enough coffee to tackle the world and it's nonsense yet.