IN ANTICIPATION OF A MARINE’S RETURN

digler-101111The neighborhood around the Rumson Place, Little Silver home of Lance Corporal Brian Dilger of the U.S. Marines is suddenly abloom in yellow ribbons. Dilger’s mom, Janine Talbot, tells redbankgreen that the 22-year-old Red Bank Catholic graduate – who’s with the 2nd Marine Division’s Combat Engineering Battalion out of Camp Lejuene, North Carolina – is expected home shortly before Thanksgiving for some R&R after a six-month’s deployment in the Helmand province of Afghanistan, where he’s been involved in heavy combat. (Click to enlarge)