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JOHN WILLIAM LAKE
 

JOHN  O'DONNELL
MARINE VETERAN
HONORING A YOUNG BRAVE MARINE HERO
THIS MAN HAS GIVEN OF HIMSELF EVERTHING HE COULD, SO THAT HIS BROTHER MARINES AND THE PEOPLE BACK HOME COULD LIVE A MORE PEACEFUL LIFE. THIS GIFT OF HIS LIFE SHOWS THE GREATNESS OF THIS HERO. HERO'S DON'T WEAR A CAPE OR MASK NO! THEY WEAR MARINE GREEN.HERO'S COME IN DIFFERENT SHAPE'S AND SIZE'S. AS EACH DAY PASSES,WE MUST TAKE THE TIME TO REMEMBER WHAT THIS HERO GAVE UP! SO THAT WE COULD LIVE IN A FREE SOCIETY. THANK YOU ! SEMPER FI! HERO YOU ARE NOT FORGOTTEN DOSEN'T MATTER IF YOU ARE A 2YR, 3YR, 4YR, ENLISTMENT OR A DRAFTEE OR RESERVIST,OFFICER OR ENLISTED YOU HAVE EARNED THE TITTLE OF U.S. MARINE! A NATION CRIES OUT FOR THE LOSS OF ONE OF ITS SON'S! I AM HONORED TO WRITE ON THIS MEMORIAL
Aug 11, 2014


You are  not Forgotten

Rest in peace
Sep 20, 2012


manny   g
Fellow Veteran 69-70 An Khe
Union Gap, WA. 98903
“You are Remembered”
Peace and condolence to the family and friends. “He which hath no stomach, to this fight, let him depart. But we in it, shall be remembered. We few, we happy few, we band of brothers!! For he today, that sheds his blood with me, shall always be my brother.” Rest in peace brave soldier, you have not been forgotten. (W.Shakespeare) May God Bless you, for your Sacrifice!!!
Aug 24, 2007


Dennis Lewis
dwlvnv@aol.com
Air Force Vietnam Veteran
REMEMBERING
John and I share the same birth date, 12-19-42. John was returning to duty in Vietnam after R&R in Hong Kong aboard a Marine KC-130F, serial Number 149802, when it crashed into Kowloon Bay on take off killing 59 of the 71 on board. The accident was attributed to pilot error. John is remembered.
Dec 19, 2006


Ron Harris
jush@abts.net
I served with Lake in Vietnam
319, North Laurel Street,
Lincolnton, NC., 28092, USA
http://www.noghostallowed.com
You, are not forgotten, Brother. Rest in peace, until all Marines, meet again.
Sunday, May 30, 1999


Tom Clark
vietnamresearchers@yahoo.com
research
St. John, IN 46373 USA
We need your help! Since 1986, the students of Lake Central High School, in Northwest Indiana, have been researching the men and women from the state of Indiana who gave their lives in the Vietnam War. We are the researchers for the World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War Memorials located in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana. Of the 1,621 Vietnam casualties we have located, 896 families as of the date of this entry. We are seeking any and all help in locating the his family or his friends. If you have any information that may help us please contact us at the following: Lake Central High School, Tom Clark, History Dept., 8400 Wicker Ave., St. John, Indiana, 46373 or email us at: vietnamresearchers@yahoo.com.
Saturday, May 28, 2005

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