In this Feb. 24, 2011 photo, U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Nathan Stocking, 27, from Phoenix, left, and U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Todd Voeller, 28, from Glendale, Ariz., right, pay tribute to a Marine killed in... more 
In this Feb. 24, 2011 photo, U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Nathan Stocking, 27, from Phoenix, left, and U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Todd Voeller, 28, from Glendale, Ariz., right, pay tribute to a Marine killed in action from 2nd Platoon, Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment during a memorial ceremony in Sangin district southern Helmand province of Afghanistan. When U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Derek Goins deployed to the most dangerous place in Afghanistan five months ago, he mentally prepared for the risk of getting shot by the Taliban and stepping on homemade bombs buried throughout this southern river valley. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Sebastian Abbot
Tue, Mar 8, 2011 1:02 PM EST