August 10th 2012 USMC

While we sat home safe and sound, these brave Men gave all

These Marines were assigned to 1st Marine Special Operations Battalion, Camp Pendleton, Calif.:

Capt. Matthew P. Manoukian, 29, of Los Altos Hills, Calif.,

Gunnery Sgt. Ryan Jeschke, 31, of Herndon, Va.,

Staff Sgt. Sky R. Mote, 27, of El Dorado, Calif.,

These Marines were assigned to 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force:

Staff Sgt. Scott E. Dickinson, 29, of San Diego, Calif.,

Cpl. Richard A. Rivera Jr., 20 of Ventura, Calif.,

Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley, 21, of Oceanside, N.Y.