Under orders to consider any Iraqi carrying a weapon hostile, Bravo busts north towards Nasiriyah. Chomping at the bit while others are carrying the fight, the platoon finally gets 'lit up' in a violent but successful skirmish in Al Gharraf. Written by
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The Company gets to the bridge and Sgt. Colbert is observing. His binoculars are duct-taped on the front leaving horizontal slits but his sight picture is shown as a full circle. See more
Sgt. Brad 'Iceman' Colbert
Man, I am so high from not sleeping... So check this out. Maybe they didn't issue the wrong color fatigues for the invasion. Maybe our blouses actually aren't green. Maybe they are desert beige. You know, like, sometimes, colors actually start to look different when you're so sleep deprived? Like the sun, it looks red, when it actually is yellow. You know, maybe our blouses aren't green. We're just so fucking sleep deprived that that's the way that they look to us.
Cpl. Josh Ray Person
[looks at him weird
Are you ...
The Marines' Hymn
Written by Jacques Offenbach See more