About Lawrence Parkhill

Signed up for the infantry at 16 when the towers fell. Left at 18 to camp Pendleton for boot camp. Deployed twice to Iraq with India company third battalion first marines. Extended my contract by six months or so to deploy with Marsoc to Afghanistan.

Total of 5 years active duty as a machine gunner 0331. Got out as E5 (sergeant) with two Purple Hearts and a navy and marine corps achievement medal with V device for valor.