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post #1 of 5 Old 09-05-2014, 07:50 AM Thread Starter
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Old Breed, New Breed

Glad something's never change.

https://www.mca-marines.org/leathern.../09/don-harris

"We had footlockers we kept locked, and if you lost the key, he put a bucket on your head, and you had to march up and down the squadbay, chanting, Im a s---bird from Yemassee because I lost my locker key.





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post #2 of 5 Old 09-05-2014, 07:53 AM Thread Starter
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On a serious note, read the article. It's about a Marine who landed on 5 different beach heads (Roi-Namur, Eniwetok, Saipan, Tinian, Iwo Jima).


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post #3 of 5 Old 09-05-2014, 10:17 PM
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Sounds appropriate for tonight - I'm watching 'The Pacific' on DVD. Quite an amazing generation...
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post #4 of 5 Old 09-09-2014, 06:17 AM
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my father was a marine corpsman who was part of the the beach landing inchon korea. never spoke much about it but could sit through the scebes of the landing shown on saving private ryan.
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post #5 of 5 Old 09-09-2014, 07:02 AM
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Oooh-RAH! Great stuff, and a great read. We could use a few million like Mr. Harris TODAY.

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