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Supporting the Combat Troops - Meet Marine Cpl. Rene Casillas

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Corporal Rene Casillas in Iraq Corporal Hector Garcia

Not every story on Memorial Day needs to be drama from the battlefield. An army travels on its stomach, its vehicle maintenance facilities, its electricians ... You get the picture. Marine Corporal Rene Casillas is 27, lives in Southern California, and served two tours of duty in Iraq before he was discharged in 2009. Casillas spoke with Off-Ramp host John Rabe about his path into the Marines, and what he found there.

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