Photo Credit: Marlowe Gungab, Tripler Army Medical Center Visual Information
HONOLULU " United States Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Patrick Tyrrell delivers remarks to more than 140 military commands, blood drive coordinators and donors during Tripler's annual Blood Donor Center appreciation ceremony, Jan. 25, at the Enlisted Club at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, here. Tyrrell's daughter, Haley, was diagnosed with medulloblastoma"a brain and spinal cord cancer. He spoke about Haley's surgeries, treatments and how grateful he and his family are for everyone who donates at the ceremony.