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02-28-2011, 10:47 AM #1
The last American WWI Veteran passes at age 110"Loyalty Above all Else. Except Honor."
02-28-2011, 11:04 AM #2
Rest in peace.
My Father who was in the 28th Division in France during World War 1 died back in 1974.Stay Safe and Well Out There....
Always remembering 9-11-2001 and 343+ Brothers
03-01-2011, 03:47 PM #3
- Join Date
- Mar 2004
- Memphis Tn,USA-now
Another eyewitness to history lost to us.
Rest in Peace,Corporal Buckles.
03-01-2011, 08:42 PM #4
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- Mar 2003
He was one of many who made this country great.?
03-02-2011, 02:42 AM #5
Thank You, Corporal Buckles. Now, Rest in Peace. We OWE you that much.
My Grandfather was at my Marine Corps Boot Camp Graduation. Told me I was the Black Sheep of both families. He said it was about time someone became a Marine. He served in WWI, and tried to again with WWII, but was too old. He passed away in 1984.
Within the next 40 years, if I/we live that long. We'll see the passing of great warriors of 2 World Wars. I thank them almost everyday, for their courage, sacrifice, and patriotism.
FM1I'm the one Fire and Rescue calls, when they need to be Rescued.
Originally Posted by EastKyFF
03-02-2011, 01:57 PM #6
At ease, soldier. Let's remember that a day will come when every war's last veteran will die, and let's resolve to honor them long before that."Be polite, be professional, but have a plan to kill everybody you meet.Ē
--General James Mattis, USMC
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