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Grafton Area: 238 Hometown Heroes

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Humble farmer now legendary Marine 
Humble farmer now legendary Marine
Hershel “Woody” Williams weighed only three pounds when he was born on a farm in Quiet Dell, West Virginia. His early education took place in a one-room schoolhouse. ...
Hometown: Quiet Dell
Hershel Williams Medal of Honor 
Hershel Williams Medal of Honor
Harry Truman, president of the United States, congratulates Hershel "Woody" Williams, a Marine reservist and survivor of the battle of Iwo Jima, on being awarded the Medal...
Hometown: Quiet Dell
USS George H.W. Bush operations 
USS George H.W. Bush operations
150115-N-MU440-034 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 15, 2015) Machinist's Mate 2nd Class John Hallenbeck, left, from Saratoga Springs, N.Y., fills out paperwork with the assistance of...
Hometown: Clarksburg
Photo Gallery: Marine recruits tackle warrior training on Parris Island 
Photo Gallery: Marine recruits tackle warrior...
Rct. Zaymon Griffin, Platoon 1002, attacks Rct. Joseph Harris, Platoon 1006, Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, during pugil stick training Oct. 27, 2014, on...
Hometown: Marion
Leadership 101: Marine from Smithfield, Pennsylvania 
Leadership 101: Marine from Smithfield,...
The Marine expeditionary unit represents everything the Marines Corps offers. The Marines that comprise the MEU are the first responders to crises around the world. Its...
Hometown: Smithfield
Leadership 101: Major Joseph Grimm 
Leadership 101: Major Joseph Grimm
U.S. Marine Maj. Joseph Grimm shares his experiences with leadership aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., Oct. 25, 2014. Grimm is from Smithfield, and is the staff judge...
Hometown: Smithfield
Volunteer to ‘scare the yell’ out of Camp Lejeune 
Volunteer to ‘scare the yell’ out of Camp...
Those who look forward to creating nightmares this Halloween can take up residence in the streets of Terror Town, where monsters, ghouls and demons create a world of...
Hometown: Cameron
Santa Claus is coming to town: Events set to bring cheer this holiday season 
Santa Claus is coming to town: Events set to...
Preparing for the holidays? For those staying local, Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River are providing many opportunities for holiday...
Hometown: Cameron

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