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Milley: China Challenge Placing Pressure on International Behavior

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said “China is coming at us rapidly” – economically, diplomatically and militarily, and that challenge is putting existing international behavior “under tremendous stress.”. “Every single cent spent in the U.S. military is spent to preserve peace,” Army Gen....
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Eastland, TXmicroplexnews.com

Darwin L Miller

Darwin L Miller, born August 10, 1924, passed from this life, to everlasting life at the age of 96, on July 16, 2021. Darwin, a lifelong resident of Eastland, Texas, was brought into this life by a widowed mother Zettye Lake Parrack. He had a brother AG Parrack, and sister Myra Evans, that he loved with a love that knew no bounds.
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Butte, MTMontana Standard

'The best decision I ever made'

James Joseph “Jim” Duddy looked a lot like a lodgepole pine when he first faced off with notoriously pitiless Leatherneck drill instructors in San Diego. Duddy, a Butte native, was 6 feet, 5 inches tall and weighed just 160 pounds. “I was a stick,” he said. Duddy was 21 years...
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Batesville, ARGuard Online

News of Other Days

In a photo in today’s paper, Durwood L. Elms of Batesville has the rank of master sergeant pinned on his collar by Maj. Gen. George E. McGovern Jr., commander of the 122nd U.S. Army Reserve Command. Elms is chief of staff for logistics at North Little Rock. He has served 26 years in the Army Reserve.
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San Antonio Report

Remains of Texas Marine killed in World War II brought home after 77 years

Marine PFC JL Hancock, missing for the past 77 years, finally returned home to Texas Friday. An American Airlines commercial plane bearing the soldier’s remains landed at the San Antonio International Airport, greeted by two water cannons saluting the arrival. Hancock’s surviving family — including his niece and two cousins with their grandchildren — watched as eight Marines stood at attention as the flag-draped coffin was removed from the aircraft.
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Ray Eastin

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 31, 2021, at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church for Ray F. Eastin, 90, Major, U.S.M.C. (retired). Fr. Keith Landry will officiate the services. Interment will follow at Holy Family Mausoleum with military honors conducted by the Acadiana Veteran’s Honor Guard and the U.S. Marine Corps League.
Mission Viejo, CAcityofmissionviejo.org

Support Mission Viejo's adopted troops in Tee It Up Fore Marines

Registration and sponsorship opportunities are now available for the 11th annual Marine golf tournament – “Tee It Up Fore Marines” – on Friday, October 8 at the scenic Marine Memorial Golf Course at Camp Pendleton. Hosted by the Marines and Sailors Adoption Committee and Mission Viejo Community Foundation, the event...

“In Debt To A Vet” – U.S. Marines Dave Beech And Tom Beech

Tuesday night the Worcester Red Sox game was postponed yet again due to rain. During each game the Worcester Red Sox honors our community heroes through their “In Debt To A Vet Program.”. At Tuesday night’s game the Worcester Red Sox were suppose to honor a father and son who...