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Phil Wells | F Company, 2nd Battalion, 25th Regiment, 4th Division - Marines

4:41   |   Eventually, at Iwo Jima, his platoon had lost all the leaders except Corporals. Phil Wells, nicknamed "Chick," was the Radioman/Runner and he took a call from a Colonel who told him he had to pick, from four corporals, a new Lieutenant. That was a lot of sway for a Private.

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