While I Was At Arlington

While I Was At Arlington

I thought they were just Practicing… because the Marine Corps War Memorial was just a few Hundred Meters away… Continue reading
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  • Eric ulfsax

    As a retired GySgt I ask you to not put all of today’s young Marines in that group. I served from 1986-2007, did 3 combat tours, and met many, many Marines that would make Chesty proud. Remember, some of these “kids” you refer to have 4-5-6 combat tours, so yes, sometimes there is an attitude, but that’s where we, the SNCO’s come in. If a troop of mine ends up in constant trouble I take that as failure on my part, and on the part of the NCO’s under me. Don’t worry…. Our beloved Corps are in good hands! Semper Fi


  • Valenzuela, J.Jr Sgt. retired, ONCE A MARINE ALWAYS A MARINE!

    listen to all brothers in arms well this is a private moment and one that should be respected and honored and yes you would be honored to see this ceremony in its glory and such we should respect the families of our fallen brothers and leave them in peace and not take pictures of others brothers that where lost in our battle for peace of this great nation so with out saying anything else respect your brothers peace and let the families remember their loved ones the way they would love to.


  • Gerald Weston

    Thank You. For the photo.


  • Lynn Webster

    I served 66-70,F/2/9.I wear something every day that says USMC and every car I own has a USMC emblem on it.Semper Fi to all Marines everywhere.L/Cpl LBWebster.


  • Dick Watson

    also 81,was at K-6, mams 12, mag 12, 1st marine air wing, ’53- ’54, rode with that old helicopter WA-9, the” paddy wagon”, ring any bells? us old farts are getting few and far between. Semper Fi…..


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