Major Wu Waheed Wu Khan in uniform

Retired Major Waheed “Wu” Khan, USMC

Waheed was born in England and served in the US Marine Corps for 24 years with multiple commands and deployments, including the first Gulf War, Somalia, Kosovo, Colombia, Iraq, and Afghanistan.  His American counterparts took his initials W.U. Khan from the back of his uniform and created the nickname “Wu”. A special operations commander, he…