Peter’s Story

Peter’s Story

Peter joined the Marine Corps in 2003 and became a mortarman. He remained in this position for over six years until applying for the elite Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC). After completing grueling training, he was stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina....

Bonnie Tisdale

Bonnie joined the Marines at 19 years old. She deployed to Iraq in 2007 and Afghanistan in 2010. While in Afghanistan she worked alongside Navy doctors and nurses and saw first-hand the carnage of war. In December of 2011 she was honorably discharged. Bonnie had no...
Jason Lilley

Jason Lilley

Jason Lilley joined the Marines and became a crewman on a Huey helicopter. He was sent to Iraq in 2003 and participated in the initial invasion. During his time in Iraq he spent countless hours flying support missions for the Marines on the ground. These included...