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Reflecting responsibility: Texas Marine earns rocker, rank of staff sergeant

Jessica Morales pins staff sergeant chevrons on her husband, Staff Sgt. Ruben Morales, during a promotion ceremony at the Marine Corps Recruiting Station Phoenix headquarters in Phoenix, Jan. 10, 2014. Staff Sgt. Morales, a recruiter for R.S. Phoenix and native of Beaumont, Texas, said he wouldn’t be where he is as a Marine without the support of his wife. “She’s been with me since the beginning, back when I was a Pfc. [Private First Class],” said Morales. Morales, a motor transportation mechanic by trade in the Marine Corps, voluntarily came on recruiting duty hoping to provide the same opportunities to young men and women that the Marine Corps has afforded him. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Tyler J. Bolken / Released)



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This work, Reflecting responsibility: Texas Marine earns rocker, rank of staff sergeant [Image 1 of 3], by Sgt Tyler J. Bolken, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.10.2014

Date Posted:01.10.2014 14:00

Photo ID:1148942

VIRIN:140110-M-XK427-798

Resolution:3862x2574

Size:2.09 MB

Location:PHOENIX, AZ, USGlobe

Hometown:BEAUMONT, TX, US

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