Marine Cpl. Jorge Villarreal Jr. Died October 17, 2010 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 22, of San Antonio; assigned to 1st Battalion, 11th Marines, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.; died Oct. 17 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
Texas soldiers are known for taking the Texas flag into battle. This picture is of "Alamo Crew" 1st Bn, 141st Infantry at Camp Liberty, Iraq. The facade of the building has been made to look like the Alamo and the Texas flag flies high. the 141st Infantry Regiment can trace its roots back to the defenders of the Alamo in 1836, hence the motto on thier distinctive unit inisgina-"Remember the Alamo".