Alan Stinar is the creator of the Marine Battleherk project and a historian of Marine Corps air transportation. He served on Active Duty with the U.S. Marine Corps from 2003-2013.
He conducts every bit of what you see on this site and it's products including; research, digital database and archives curator, webmaster, digital artwork and media design.
(Picture taken atop of Mt. Suribachi, Iwo Jima,
January 25th 2007)