Billy Arriaga

By | 2015-12-29T22:18:31+00:00 December 29th, 2015|1990's, Marines|

Billy ArriagaBilly served his country in the U.S. Marines.  after he ETS'd out he continued to help other fellow Veteran organizations' as a volunteer. He continues to serve his country and community in so many ways.Thank you for your Service.

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Philip G Ostrom

By | 2015-12-26T18:55:02+00:00 December 26th, 2015|1960's, Marines|

I grew up in the New England area with a strong military heritage. My father was decorated Navy officer serving in WWII on sub-chasers escorting shipping across the Atlantic.My older brother was an Air Force Officer in intelligence during the Cold War. He worked on U2 photos of the Russian build up.My brother in law [...]

Robert J. Powers

By | 2015-12-29T00:37:40+00:00 December 21st, 2015|1940's, Marines|

My dad, Robert J. Powers was a Marine Corps First Sergeant in WWII stationed in the South Pacific.  His Marine air recon unit was VMD 154. Click here to Read more about the VMD They photographed the islands of Truck, Guadalcanal and many others in preparation for the great battles. He then had a forty four [...]

Alan Hillyer Loehr

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:09+00:00 December 9th, 2015|1950's, Marines|

Alan Loehr, born October 15, 1929, proudly served for the US Marine Corps Reserves, achieving the rank of Captain. A native of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Alan primarily served at the Opa Locka base during the Korean War. The week before Alan passed away, he was able to be a part of Fleet Week in Fort [...]

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Frank S Reasoner

By | 2015-12-28T23:21:44+00:00 December 7th, 2015|1950's, Marines|

Frank S Reasoner- Born in Spokane, Wasington in 1937, Frank enlisted in the USMC in 1955.  He reached the rank of E-5 before winning a competitive appointment to the US Military Academy at West Point, NY.  He entered the academy in 1958 and graduated in 1962.   Re-entering the USMC as a 2d LT, Frank's first [...]

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Robert D. Hunter

By | 2015-11-10T19:41:25+00:00 November 10th, 2015|1990's, Marines|

Robert Served the Marine Corp Oct 1990 till 1994 Where he served in many different places.  He then served in the Iowa National Guard 224 Co A. Combat Engineers 2001 till 2013,  Robert is a very giving man and  that is loved by many

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Corporal Douglas H Kinard

By | 2015-11-04T15:45:14+00:00 November 4th, 2015|1960's, Marines|

Douglas H Kinard served in the USMC from 1964-1970.  He proudly served his country in Vietnam, and unfortunately lost his best friend.  He returned home, where he was married and had two children:  Rebecca Kinard and Douglas Hamilton Kinard Jr.  

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Jason Sellars

By | 2015-10-30T01:09:07+00:00 October 30th, 2015|2000-Present, Marines|

I met Jason through my time at Higher Ground (HG) - Military Program. Jason applied for HG in 2009 and we spent 2 years developing a friendship until he was finally able to join a program in 2011. Jason is a fiercely loyal friend. He is one of the few people I know who would drop [...]

Edward Politowicz

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:10+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|1940's, Marines|

Today we celebrate the Life & Legacy of Edward Politowicz. He was a man that lived a full life. He was a veteran of World War 2. During his tour he survived four amphibious landings including 2 on Iwo Jima. He was among 200 that returned home from Iwo Jima. He was a guiding light [...]

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Cpl. Nicholas L. Ziolkowski

By | 2015-10-26T15:59:08+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|2000-Present, Marines|

Marine Cpl. Nicholas L. Ziolkowski Died November 14, 2004 Serving During Operation Iraqi FreedomNick or "Ski" was from Towson, Md., was assigned to Scout Sniper Platoon, 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; killed Nov. 14 by enemy action in Fallujah, Iraq.Semper Fidelis.  Rest Easy Warrior

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Kyle Davis

By | 2015-10-09T17:53:29+00:00 October 9th, 2015|2000-Present, Marines|

Kyle Davis answered the call to service after graduation from high school and joined the United States Marine Corps.  After having watched the Sept 11th attacks in horror, Kyle knew what he had to do.  He made it his goal to serve his country in the best branch around.  He was selected to be a [...]

Mitchell Hash

By | 2015-10-08T23:08:15+00:00 October 8th, 2015|2000-Present, Marines| Mitchell Hash was a beloved son, brother, husband, and much more. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 2005 to 2010. He graduated from the University of Virginia with a major in Mechanical Engineering. He worked at GAI Consultants in Richmond. He loved watching UVA baseball and basketball, was a Capitals hockey [...]

Sgt Jason White

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:14+00:00 September 29th, 2015|2000-Present, Marines|

Jason White entered the Marine Corps September 28, 2004. After graduation and training he went to Camp Lejeune North Carolina. There he deployed to Iraq on two separate deployments. While in the corps Jason was married and had a child that he rarely would see. After being injured on his last deployment Jason returned to [...]

Tony “TK” Kelly

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:15+00:00 July 28th, 2015|1960's, Marines|

Tony "TK" Kelly is a Marine Vietnam veteran who was part of an extraction team in the combat depicted in the academy award winning film "Born on the Fourth of July".  I was stationed just below the DMZ in 1968, and after gaining some combat experience, rose from PFC to Sergeant & squad leader. Our [...]

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Leo Champagne

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:15+00:00 July 28th, 2015|1940's, Marines|

Leo Champagne-Marine Corps-Served in 1940's Born Nov 27,1925 At Westbrook Maine -Completed High School June 1943 at age 17-Two weeks later enlisted in Marine Corps. -Very patriotic time - not unusual - After completing basic training at Parris Island South Carloina -sent too Camp Pendleton Oceanside CA. To join 5th it was just being [...]

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