Hear it "In Their Own Words"
Corporal George Quinton Rhubi was born to be a Marine. After all, his father was a Marine and he says, "It's all I know." Just before a day of handing out soccer balls to the children of a neighborhood that had seen some of the fiercest fighting in all Iraq, Corporal Rhubi sat down to talk about his life as a Marine and why he chose to serve.
You'll find more interviews with the troops as they tell their stories, "In Their Own Words", in the left column of this page.