Docs Raising the Flag
Corpsmen with 3rd Bn., 9th Marines at Camp Rockpile,
(Picture courtesy of Steve Ruiz-Medina)
will spend the rest of my hours on this earth announcing
to the WORLD! (as I have in the past!), how highly honored
I am for having been privileged to serve alongside the NOBLEST of
WARRIORS: (those feisty U.S. MARINES!!) HM1
USN(Ret)-- Guadalcanal('42) -- Cape Gloucester ('43-'44) -- Korea('50)
-1stMarDivFMF...SEMPER FI!! -- GOD BLESS AMERICA!!!"
~John Francis Richter
Remembrances from Marines
of our Favorite Links
Memorial was designed to pay tribute to those Corpsmen who gave the
ultimate sacrifice to aid and comfort fellow Marines and Sailors. Pictures
of the "Unspoken Bond" statue is lovingly displayed by Doc
"Skip." Thank you, Doc!