Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Will Simpson is seen in full combat gear, during one of his many tours of duty in Afghanistan. The Naples native was recently awarded the Bronze Star for helping to save the lives of two wounded team members and protected numbers of local civilians during a relentless two day firefight against a large number of Taliban fighters intent on overpowering them at the edges of small village compound in the Helmand province of Afghanistan.
I recently wrote an article for the local newspaper about a soldier who recently received the Bronze Star. I interviewed the 35 year old Marine Corps gunnery sergeant over the…
Will Simpson – Warrior