USMC

Max Deweese, 99, survives COVID-19
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Kansas City's Morning News
May 07, 2020 - 10:07 am
In April he went to St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City with symptoms of the novel coronavirus. Now he's heading home.
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Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images
April 16, 2018 - 7:03 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) - R. Lee Ermey, a former marine who made a career in Hollywood playing hard-nosed military men like Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick's "Full Metal Jacket," has died. Ermey's longtime manager Bill Rogin says he died Sunday morning from pneumonia-related complications. He was...
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KMBC 9 News
Marc LaVoie
February 09, 2018 - 4:47 am
After nearly 11 years, a group of Marines accused of murdering innocent women and children in Afghanistan have been exonerated. One of those Marines, retired Maj. Fred Galvin, now resides in the Kansas City area. Galvin says his group was ambushed by jihadis in March 2007 and that the false claims...
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Rob Jones Journey Website
Jim Cunningham
October 23, 2017 - 4:38 am
Kansas City, MO - USMC veteran Rob Jones, 32, is running 26.2 miles in Kansas City on Monday, October 23rd - his 12th city toward his goal of completing 31 marathons, in 31 cities in 31 days. Jones is a double leg amputee - he lost both his legs, above the knees, to an improvised explosive device...
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Dan Weinbaum
May 29, 2017 - 9:00 am
Today on Memorial Day - we pay tribute to those members of the American military who paid the ultimate price in service to our country. We hope you'll remember them too, and honor the fallen. Video of Honor the Fallen - Memorial Day 2017 (ed. Please disregard the time/date stamp under the video -...
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