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William Larry Maynard | Obituaries | kokomoperspective.com

William “Larry” Maynard, 71 of Citrus Springs, Florida formerly of Kokomo, Indiana went to be with his Lord Savior on January 21, 2021. He was born in Pike County, Kentucky to the late William Claudelene (Wheatley) Maynard. He was a Kokomo High School graduate class of 1967. Upon graduation he joined the United States Marines [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Community mourns loss of outstanding member of Baton Rouge Police Dept

BATON ROUGE – A beloved member of the Baton Rouge Police Department passed away due to complications associated with COVID-19 over the weekend. Officials say Sgt. Charles Dotson succumbed to the illness on the weekend of Jan. 23, 2021. C. Denise Marcelle, a member of the Louisiana House of Representatives for District 61, was among [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Patriotic video inspires thousands | News | goshennews.com

ELWOOD — Over the last few weeks, a short video Frankton boy crying tears of joy while receiving a Christmas present gained thousands of views online. Christian Robison, 9, wasn’t getting the latest video game system, but rather got exactly what he asked for, an American flag. “He was very adamant,” Christian’s mother Christina Robison [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Fontana Honor Roll: Remembering U.S. Marine Corps Lance Corporal Joshua Ray Whittle – Fontana Herald

(Presented here is the next installment in a continuing series of the Fontana Honor Roll’s recognition and appreciation for the men from Fontana who gave their lives in service to their country in foreign wars.) “Hi, I’m Joshua Whittle but call me MD! (because his friends thought he looked like Matt Damon). My family and [...]

January 25th, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Borne the Battle #226: Marine Corps Veteran Scott Stump, President and CEO, National Desert Storm Memorial Association – VAntage Point

This week’s Borne the Battle episode features Marine Corps Veteran Scott Stump, who discussed how his military career prepared him for becoming President and CEO of the National Desert Storm Memorial Association. Stump was intrigued with the idea of joining the military while in college, following in the footsteps of several family members who served [...]

January 21st, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Fareway Presents Toys For Tots Check to Marine Corps

Fareway recently presented a check for nearly 315-thousand dollars to the U.S. Marine Corps for their Toys for Tots campaign, which provides toys to children during the holiday season. In addition, more than 100 pallets of toys were collected and donated. Monetary and toy donations were accepted at all 124 Fareway store locations between November [...]

January 21st, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Marine Corps to start widespread distribution of suppressors

The Marine Corps has started to rollout suppressors for the M4, M27 and M4A1 rifles to infantry, reconnaissance and special operations Marines, according to a press release. “We’ve never fielded suppressors at this scale,” Maj. Mike Brisker, weapons product manager in Marine Corps Systems Command, said in the release. “This fielding is a big moment [...]

January 21st, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Covid: Home-schooling pushed former Royal Marine ‘to breaking point’

Triple amputee Mark Ormrod receives honorary degree Article source: https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-devon-55723022

January 21st, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Vernon Lee Moody

Upon his return from Korea, he married Roberta Bodkins. After his discharge, they returned to Montana. Dad attended Montana State University earning his Bachelor’s degree. They moved to Helena, where he first worked at the Montana Highway Department and then the Montana Aeronautics Department. They were married 25 years and had 3 children, Cathy Moody [...]

January 17th, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

Raymond Harvey Pelletier Obituary – Helena, MT | The Montana Standard

Raymond Pelletier May 6, 1936-Janury 12, 2021 Raymond Harvey Pelletier, age 84, of Helena, passed away January 12, 2021. Raymond was born May 6, 1936 in Butte, Montana to Harvey and Annie (Boucher) Pelletier. At the age of 17, he enlisted into the United States Marine Corp. While stationed in San Diego California, Ray met [...]

January 17th, 2021 | Posted in Marines | Read More »

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