U.S. Marine Carlos 'OJ' Orjuela was photographed by Louie Palu after a mission in Helmand province. Exhibit of war photography at Houston Museum of FIne Arts. vimeo.com/49188174
Todd Heisler won the Pulitzer Prize for this photo where, on the night before the burial of her husband, Katherine Cathey asked to sleep next to his body for the last time. The Marines made a bed for her and one of the Marines asked if she wanted them to continue standing watch as she slept. "I think that’s what he would have wanted" she said.