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Ryan was an inspirational figure to all who knew him. He was not physically in shape when he chose to enter the Marine Corps. He worked very hard to attain this goal and would not be denied. He was moved by the attacks on America on 9/11, and wanted to do his part to serve our country. We are so grateful to him, and all of the men and women who have given their lives in this war.