Images: A long road home [Image 7 of 18]
United States Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Scott Jordan, of Columbia, Mo., participates in a flag folding ceremony during a memorial service in Flehla, Liberia, for Lance Cpl. Abraham Tarwoe, of Providence, R.I., May 17. Tarwoe, who was born in Liberia, died from wounds suffered in combat in Helmand province, Afghanistan, April 12. At the time of his death, Tarwoe was deployed from 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Jordan is a member of Operation Onward Liberty, a U.S. military mentor mission that is building capacity within the Armed Forces of Liberia. Jordan is deployed from 1st Reconnaissance Battalion, Camp Pendleton, Calif.
Date Posted:05.22.2012 19:45