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The short Mormon Marine

He's small in physical stature, but ripped with character, excellence and spiritual stature.

Lance Cpl. Oziel Camacho of San Clemente, Calif., is only 5-foot-6 and 140 pounds, the smallest recruit in his U.S. Marine platoon, but was chosen as the best of 371 recruits in Marine Company F. The honorman selection comes with a promotion to lance corporal. All other recruits receive ranks of private or private first class.

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