This is actor/retired Staff Sergeant R. Lee Ermey. Known for
his many many roles in television and film. Mostly known for
his role as Gunnery Sergeant Hartman in Full Metal Jacket,
Mr. Ermey also received the folowing U.S. Marine Corps
awards and decorations which include: Meritorious Unit
Commendation, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, National
Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal (w/bronze
service star), Vietnam Campaign Medal (w/60 Device), Vietnam
Gallentry Cross (w/Palm), Good Conduct Medal (w/2 bronze
service stars), Marksman Badge (w/Rifle Bar) and
Sharpshooter Badge (w/Pistol Bar). I met Mr. Ermey at the
Dallas Autorama car show. It was an absolute pleasure to
meet this awesome man. If you get a chance, I highly
recommend it.