SITREP
“WARRIORS…A class of men set apart from the general mass of the community, trained to particular uses, formed to peculiar notions, governed by peculiar laws, marked by peculiar distinctions.”
William Windham, 1750-1810

Henceforth, it shall be the policy of the “Editorial Board” of this newsletter to solicit “war stories” from the membership and to publish one of the “best”, from then and now, in this column. If you have a great story, historical, inspirational, humorous, heroic, send it to us for consideration.

IN MEMORIAM
BRENT MOREL
Captain USMC

26 July 1976-7 April 2004

A Warrior of the “New Breed”, killed in action while leading his Recon Marines against hostile forces in Iraq.


WILLIAM C. DRUMRIGHT
Colonel USMC (Retired)

December 25, 1928-December 4, 2003

A Warrior of the”Old Breed”, he will be missed by friend and foe alike.


This SITREP is extracted from recent 1st Recon Battalion Command Chronologies from Iraq.