INTERVIEW: USMC Sgt. Jason Tarr of Great Mills Stationed in Iraq
Sgt. Jason Tarr, squad leader and 27-year-old from Great Mills, Md., has been deployed to Afghanistan and is currently on his first tour in Iraq with 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment. Since arriving in Iraq in September 2006, Tarr has served as a section leader for a Mounted Assault Platoon (MAP) and recently as a dismounted squad leader. He has also been awarded the Purple Heart for injuries sustained while attached to MAP.