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3rd Marine Regiment honors, remembers friends

Marines with 3rd Marine Regiment render a salute to the fallen during a memorial service at Dewey Square, Oct. 29. Marines, sailors, families and friends attended the 3rd Marine Regiment memorial to honor the lives and service of Dickinson, Cpl. Richard Rivera Jr., and Lance Cpl. Gregory Buckley. The Marines were killed in action while supporting combat operations in Afghanistan, Aug. 10. “Each of these men served their entire careers in the Marine Corps during a time of war each of these men served honorably,” said Col. Nathan I. Nastase, commanding officer, 3rd Marine Regiment. “Each of these men willingly accepted the call to deploy into harm’s way without hesitation … we stand together with (the families) in (their) time of grief and our thoughts and prayers have been and will remain with (them). Our fallen brothers will be remembered forever.”



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This work, 3rd Marine Regiment honors, remembers friends [Image 1 of 2], by Kristen Wong, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.29.2012

Date Posted:11.02.2012 18:39

Photo ID:772854

VIRIN:121029-M-TH981-002

Resolution:2100x1269

Size:2.16 MB

Location:KANEOHE, HI, USGlobe

Hometown:OCEANSIDE, NY, US

Hometown:SAN DIEGO, CA, US

Hometown:VENTURA, CA, US

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