Action 268 - Honor Heroes (Mile 9). I will run mile nine in honor of LCpl Stacy Dryden. She is remembered as a friend to all who knew her, as someone who always had a smile to share, and as a outstanding Marine. I will run this mile in honor of this fallen daughter.
Marine Lance Cpl. Stacy A. Dryden, 22, of North Canton, Ohio, died Oct. 19 from injuries sustained in a non-hostile incident in Anbar province, Iraq. She was assigned to 1st Supply Battalion, 1st Marine Logistics Group, Camp Pendleton, Calif.
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