Marine Pfc. Wesley M. Nesbitt, son of Toni Phillips of Cherokee Village is now serving in Ramadi, Iraq. Nesbitt is a graduate of Highland High School. He is a member of Lima Company, 2nd Platoon, Unit 4159 based at 29 Palms, Calif.
Pfc. Nesbitt completed 13 weeks of boot camp in San Diego, Calif.
Upon completion of the training, he underwent training in gunnery school for three months, followed by four months of intensive training for service in Iraq. Pfc. Nesbitt is a machine gunner and rifleman.