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Deacon Robert W. Bambrick

Ogden Standard Examiner 13 Oct 2021
12 June 1929 — 7 October 2021. Deacon Robert Bambrick, 92, passed away October 7 at home with his family following a battle with colon cancer. GOD was Bob’s first love, then his family, then his country. Bob was born to Cecilia Trepczynski and Robert W. Bambrick in Detroit, Michigan ... Bob served in the Marine Corps from 1946-1951 with 2+ years in Cuba ... .

Deep impact: the underwater photographers bringing the ocean’s silent struggle to life

The Observer 19 Sep 2021
Sabuncuoğlu has travelled the world, photographing marine life in Palau, Cuba and the Galápagos islands and winning several awards for his work ... Ghost fishing gear accounts for around an estimated 10% of all marine litter. On the west coast of the US, the National Marine Fisheries ...

Local Quilts of Valor chapter awards quilts to veterans

Mooresville Tribune 19 Sep 2021
SHARON BORMANN Special to the. Mooresville Tribune ... The first ceremony, held Aug ... Sanford served in the U.S. Army from 1958-59 ... Marine Corps from 1963-67. Assigned to Vietnam and Cuba, he worked with the military police and was awarded a Purple Heart ... Trained as a Marine engineer, he was assigned to Fort Bragg, North Carolina, and Fort Houston, Virginia ... .

Jurassic pterosaur fossils found for 1st time in S. Hemisphere

La Prensa Latina 13 Sep 2021
... via a Caribbean passage that existed in the Jurassic, that was taken advantage of by marine reptiles like the genus Muraenosaurus, found in the United Kingdom, France and Argentina, and Vinialesaurus, found in marine deposits in Cuba,” the paleontologist concluded.

Veterans Journal: Seabee vet served country, gained friends for life

The Providence Journal 13 Sep 2021
“From New York we went down to Cuba to join MCB-1. That was the only battalion on the East Coast … so when we got down to Cuba, they decided that since we didn’t have any basic training that we should have Marine training ... 26, Holly’s Scavenger Hunt, with stops at places connected to the life of Marine Cpl.

Iraqi detainee reported suffering paralysis at Guant�namo

Straits Times 11 Sep 2021
GUANT�NAMO BAY, CUBA (NYTIMES) - A Marine Corps judge Friday (Sept 10) ordered medical staff at the wartime prison to submit an emergency report on an Iraqi prisoner who, according to his lawyer, suddenly suffered paralysis and lost the ability to walk ... "He no longer has use of his legs," his lawyer, Susan Hensler, said Friday ... More on this topic. �.

Harry Thetford: Our nation's highest honor

News & Record 10 Sep 2021
Harry Thetford Special to the News & Record. A clipping from a reader in Chattanooga, Tenn., informed me about 1865 Medal of Honor recipient Dr. Mary Walker ... Coolidge National Medal of Honor Heritage Center ... All 53 sailors and Marines involved in cutting underwater communications cables in Cuba during the Spanish-American War received the honor ... Col ... .

$1.7 billion dry dock project launched at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Union Leader 09 Sep 2021
Thank you for making Portsmouth a priority,” said Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., turning to Del Toro. “We hope you will come back often to see the progress.” ... He oversees an annual budget that exceeds $200 billion and is responsible for 900,000 sailors, Marines and civilian personnel. Del Toro’s family emigrated from Cuba in 1962 when he was a year old.

The Coast Guard returned 35 people to Cuba after stopping five boats headed to the US

Finger Lakes Times 08 Sep 2021
MIAMIMarine migration attempts from Cuba to the U.S ... On Saturday, the Coast Guard returned 35 people to Cuba after stopping them off the Florida Keys in five separate instances ... officials that these trips can be fatal, migration attempts persist as Cuba remains mired in economic, political and health care crises.

Coast Guard returns 35 people to Cuba after stopping five boats headed to US

Stars and Stripes 07 Sep 2021
Coast Guard on Saturday returned 35 people to Cuba after stopping them off the Florida Keys in five separate instances ... Marine migration attempts from Cuba to the U.S ... officials that these trips can be fatal, migration attempts persist as Cuba remains mired in economic, political and healthcare crises.

Slideshow: Ocean Photography Awards 2021 finalists

Digital Photography Review 05 Sep 2021
Ocean Photography Awards 2021 finalists ... Public voting to decide the winners is currently open ... passion, skill and commitment to your craft ... Caption ... Pacific Man o’ War, a colourful marine invader under an apocalyptic red sky ... An American crocodile glides through the water at sunset at Gardens of the Queen, Cuba, a protected marine reserve since 1996 ... .

Robert M. Schultz

The Scranton Times-Tribune 28 Aug 2021
Robert M. Schultz, 81, of Tunkhannock, passed away at Allied Hospice Center, Wilkes-Barre, on Aug. 25, 2021. He was born in Scranton on June 1, 1940, and he was the son of the late William and Anna Hronich Schultz ... He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps. While in the Marine Corps, he was stationed in Japan, Cuba and many other countries.

U.S. Gulf Coast Braces for a Fast-Forming Hurricane

The Maritime Executive 27 Aug 2021
Gulf Coast is bracing for its first significant hurricane of 2021 as a newly-formed tropical storm barrels towards Cuba ... According to the National Hurricane Center, the storm will likely pass over Western Cuba, then strengthen to hurricane force before arriving in Louisiana on Sunday.

Stories of Honor: Monique Damuth received Marines' first SGM Bertha Peters Award in 1991

Independent Record 23 Aug 2021
In April of 1990, Marine Monique Damuth, who was stationed at the Marine Barracks in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, was nominated for the inaugural Sergeant Major Bertha L. Peters Marine Corps League Award ... “Her technical knowledge of diary and Marine Corps administrative procedures are unmatched by others of her grade ... Gray, commandant of the Marine Corps.

Hugh D. MacDerment

The Scranton Times-Tribune 17 Aug 2021
Hugh D. MacDerment of Lake Winola, Pennsylvania, passed away on Wednesday morning, Aug. 11, 2021, at Regional Hospital of Scranton ... MacDerment ... He also served in the United States Navy as a corpsman supporting the United States Marine Corps and served in the naval blockade of Cuba during the Cuban Missile Crisis ... There will be no viewing or services.

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