Category Archives: marines

Today is the 43rd Anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War


Member of Leyden Wall of Fame Ronald F. Gibbs Class of 1964 ~ West Ronald Gibbs graduated from West Leyden High School in 1964. He served his country in Vietnam and Germany as a Captain in the U.S. Army. He … Continue reading

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Senator Schumer asks Pentagon to name new destroyer after Irish immigrant, Vietnam hero


Senator Chuck Schumer (D-New York) will officially call for the Pentagon to name a warship after an Irish immigrant who was awarded the US Navy’s highest medal of valor during the Vietnam War, and died in 1967 on one of … Continue reading

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Rest In Peace Warrior 🇺🇸


Please help me honor Marine Lance Cpl. Raul S. Bravo who selflessly sacrificed his life eleven years ago today in Iraq while conducting combat operations in the Anbar province. Rest In Peace Warrior 🇺🇸

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