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Thursday, February 28, 2008

Iraq War Marine With Amputated Leg Back in Active Duty

Thursday, February 28, 2008
By Jennifer Griffin and Catherine Donaldson-Evans
Fox News

Spanky Gibson was shot by a sniper in May of 2006 while on foot patrol in Ramadi, Iraq. When the firefight was over, his left leg was gone.

But Gunnery Sgt. William Gibson, a decorated Marine, didn't stop serving his country, even after his leg was amputated above the knee. He didn't settle for a desk job stateside, either. He's back in Iraq — his second tour — on active duty with the U.S. Marine Corps.

Read the rest, and watch the interview, here.

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