Images: Marine steps up to the plate throughout 22-year career [Image 1 of 2]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Raymie Cruz
Gunnery Sgt. Stuart M. Saylor receives a flag from Staff Sgt. Charles Gray, during the "Old Glory" portion of his retirement ceremony at Al Asad, Iraq, Aug. 5. Since becoming an intelligence specialist, Saylor spent a lot of time away from home on deployments. In 22 years, he has served in every conflict since Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm, and throughout Operation Iraqi Freedom. Saylor is the intelligence chief, Marine Aircraft Group 16 (Reinforced), 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, and a Flint, Mich., native. Gray is the intelligence section operations chief, 3rd MAW, and a Gastonia, N.C., native.
Date Posted:10.17.2006 02:40
Location:AL ASAD, IQ