Region 8 Hero
LCpl. Jeremy Oswalt
U.S. Marine Corps
Lance Corporal Jeremy Oswalt is a member of the Marine's Headquarters and Services Battalion of the 2nd Force Service Support Group of the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force.
Oswalt is normally stationed at Camp Lejuene, N.C., but currently active duty over seas as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Jeremy is a Gobler, Mo., native, and is the son of Regina and Joseph Corbin. His grandparents, Jim and Pat Jones, live in Kennett.
"We love you, miss you, and are very proud of you. Be careful and hurry home. You are always a hero in our eyes."