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(1939-1945) WWII
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Larry Purtell
Little Meadows
PA USA
Posts: 1015
Sgt. John Basilone
Posted on: 6/16/2020 6:19:00 AM

From the Knoxville Weekly News Sentinel. Knoxville Tenn. June 24. 1943


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Wazza
Sydney
 Australia
Posts: 573
Sgt. John Basilone
Posted on: 6/16/2020 4:27:24 PM

One brave Marine!
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DT509er
Santa Rosa
CA USA
Posts: 899
Sgt. John Basilone
Posted on: 6/16/2020 11:50:27 PM

A Marine legend indeed. I grew up on San Diego and always looked for "Basilone Road" that cut through the northern portion of Camp Pendleton when traveling through that area.
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