Gung Ho!

Main Entry: gung ho Pronunciation: 'g&[ng]-'hOFunction: adjective Etymology: Gung ho!, motto (interpreted as meaning "work together") adopted by certain U.S. marines, from Chinese (Beijing) gOnghé, short for ZhOngguó GOngyè Hézuò Shè Chinese Industrial Cooperative Society: extremely or overly zealous or enthusiastic

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Saturday, March 11, 2006

2nd Lt. Brian M. Stann

Platoon leader gets Silver Star

The News & Observer


It was just 2 1/2 miles, but dozens of insurgents were dug in, and men died in U.S. units that had tried to move through earlier. What the 42 Marines in Stann's platoon didn't know was that they'd have to run that gantlet six times over six days, braving rocket-propelled grenades, roadside bombs, mortars, machine guns, assault rifles and four suicide car bombs.

Semper Fi


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