Images: 1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment Memorializes Fallen Marine [Image 2 of 9]
Photo by Cpl. Daniel Blatter
Cpl. James Spaugh, a motor transportation operator with Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, pays respects to a fallen brother, Sgt. Ronald A. Rodriguez, during a ceremony aboard Firebase Fiddler’s Green, Aug. 30. Rodriguez was killed in action, Aug. 23. He was 26-years-old. The short, quiet ceremony was marked by Bible verses and prayers honoring Rodriguez. Final roll was called and three times, Sergeant. Ronald A. Rodriguez’s name was called only to be answered by silence. “Taps” followed in a final farewell.
Date Posted:09.01.2010 01:18
Location:HELMAND PROVINCE, AF