Mark O'Brien

Marine Corporal Mark O'Brien raises the American flag outside his newly renovated home in East Aurora (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
October 26, 2017 - 5:04 pm
EAST AURORA, N.Y. (WBEN) - While serving for the United States Marine Corps in Iraq on November 8, 2004, East Aurora native and Corporal Mark O'Brien was hit by an RPG, severing his right leg and his arm from the elbow, down. "I was pretty rough," he recounted. "My friends saved my life. My artery...
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