I am very sorry to announce that the Small Craft Company family has lost another member. Though we are no longer
an official unit We will always be a family.
The pentagon announced that Gunnery Sergeant Herman J. Murkerson Jr. was killed in combat action in Anbar Province on
1 October 2007.
Gunny Murkerson Served as the Small Craft Company Motor Transport Chief from 2002-2005. He served with distinction.
Awarded the Navy Marine Corps Commendation Medal with Combat distinguising device Jerome demonstrated what true leadership,
dedication and love of Marines is.
Your prescence will be missed among all that knew you.
He is survived by his wife Windi and three children who reside in Jacksonville, NC