We Did It

After 17 months of work and many late nights and weekends in coffee shops, it is so surreal to receive the first bound galley of, my book, You Are Worth It. Only a few of these are printed off to hand out to media outlets, organizations, corporations and significant influencers. The final product will be hardcover with maps, pictures and…

14 Ounces

These holes are from a hand grenade that blew up outside one of the tents where we slept. Thankfully the Marines that would have been asleep here were out on a night patrol when the attack occurred. It was thrown by a 15 year old boy (Reserve any judgment and read my book if you want to know the full…

Five Years

What a journey the past 5 years, since my ceremony, have been. The Medal of Honor is a beautiful burden but I am truly humbled and appreciative for the recognition of my service from my country. I hope and strive to live a life that will make make my fellow Marines, all who have raised their right hand to serve…


“Soldiers, Sailors, and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force! You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you. The hope and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you. In company with our brave Allies and brothers-in-arms on other Fronts, you will bring about…



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