S: Sunrise over Fallujah
1: 9/11 Newspaper I chose a newspaper picture of 9/11 because it influenced him to fight in the war in Iraq. To perform his loyalty, honor,and duty as an American citizen. | He doesn't like to be referred as birdy because it annoys him to be called birdy.
3: The picture of the girl is Marla. She is the head of Robin's squad and outranks Robin. Robin has a crush on her. She gave him the nickname Birdy. Dog Tags: Represent Robin's military status. I LOVE NY: Robyn is from Harlem, NY. Top Gun: Robin's favorite movie which he references in the book. | Civil Affairs | Robin Perry
5: Bob Marley: Robin's favorite music to help him relax. Gas Mask/Classroom: Represent the presentation of Captains/Elite Officers welcoming the soldiers into Iraq. Lots of safety precautions needed to be taken.
6: This is the gas station they had to stop at on their way. They had to wait a long time for gas because there are not many gas stations in the area. The tank represents the fact that the soldiers were always moving and the war was moving too fast.
7: The picture above represents the jeep they drove through Iraq in. They had many run ins with Iraqi people and their job was to settle any small fights along their travels. | Jonesy, someone he met at the mess hall, is a big believer of faith and praying to God. He listens to a lot of jazz music.
8: OUR HERO