Lance Cpl. Kyle Carpenter, 22, photographed during an interview with Marine Corps Tines on November 1, 2011 at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md.

Carpenter is a wounded warrior who was hit by a hand grenade blast near Marjah, Afghanistan, on Nov. 21, 2010. (Colin Kelly / Staff)


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I'm a senior writer with Marine Corps Times, covering ground warfare, manpower, weapons acquisition and other beats. I embedded in Afghanistan in spring 2010, and plan to return at least once in 2011.

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