Golden Globe Winner

In April 2004, Lieutenant Colonel Michael Strobl, USMC, came across the name of 19-year-old Lance Corporal Chance Phelps, a young Marine who had been killed by hostile fire in Al Anbar Province, Iraq. Strobl, a Desert Storm veteran, requested he be assigned for military escort duty to accompany Chance’s remains to his hometown in Wyoming. Read More

“Masterful in technique but with no self-referential showing off.”

— The Washington Post

Michael Strobl saluting by airplane
A Marine Remembers

Read Lieutenant Colonel Michael Strobl's firsthand account of the journey home.

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