Marines become U.S. citizens while serving in Afghanistan

27 Feb 2014 |

Lance Cpl. Rodman Swanson, right, a dog handler and rifleman with Kilo Company, 3rd Battalion 7th Marine Regiment, is congratulated by 1st Sgt. Juan Gallardo, the company first sergeant Headquarters and Service 3rd Bn., 7th Marines company after a naturalization ceremony aboard Camp Leatherneck, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Feb. 26, 2013. Swanson, a 24-year-old from Seattle, Wash., was a previously a citizen of Koror, Palau, a Micronesia country located in the Pacific.
Marines become U.S. citizens while serving in Afghanistan