Judy and Les Northrup of Cloquet want to recognize and thank their grandson, Cpl. Jared BraveHeart, who joined the U.S. Marine Corps on Sept. 3, 2007. He graduated from basic military training on Nov. 30, 2007, and from CH-53E mechanic school on May 19, 2008.
BraveHeart was deployed to Djibouti, Africa, in January 2010 and returned in August 2010. In March 2011 he was deployed with the 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit and returned in February 2012. While deployed he was on the USS Bataan and the USS Mesa Verde. On Sept. 3, 2012, he received an honorable discharge.
BraveHeart was an aerial observer on CH-53E with 560 flight hours and was a collateral duty inspector on CH-53Es.
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