Puller lost his dad at a very young age of 10. His father was a grocer and didn’t get much time to spend with him due to his early demise. Every guy looks up to his father as an idol. But since Puller lost his father, so it was not possible. Still, Puller had a lot of masculine influence in his life. He used to listen to stories of his heroes during the American Civil War. Those heroes were his idol. Following his heroes, one day he became one of them. Yes, the path was hard, but he never gave up. He struggled and focused on his goals and worked for them.