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Master Sergeant Richard A. Pittman passes

Bobo sends us the sad news that Marine Master Sergeant Richard A. Pittman has passed at the age of 71. Sergeant Pittman was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions on July 24, 1966 near the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Vietnam. From his citation; While Company 1 was conducting an operation along […]
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