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LtGen Lawrence Snowden | 23rd Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division - Marines

5:21   |   Iwo Jima was a unique battle in that the victors suffered more casualties than the defeated. Marine Captain Lawrence Snowden says that you came to feel that like it wouldn't happen to you, and that spirit enabled the men to reach their objective.

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  • LtGen Lawrence Snowden  |  N/A  |  USMC HQ  |  6:59

    Lawrence Snowden had a long and varied career as a Marine officer, but the most important lesson on leadership, he learned as a newly commissioned 2nd Lieutenant at Camp Lejeune. His men were not there to serve him. He was there to serve them.

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