Albert Aloysius Gillespie

Albert Aloysius Gillespie

Vietnam War · US Marine Corps · Private
Vietnam War (1955 - 1975)
Service Start Date

3 Feb 1968

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Battalion

2nd Bn

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Major Command

1st Mar Div

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Conflict Period

Vietnam War

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Rank

Private

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Years Served

2

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Specialty

Rifleman (USMC)

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Served For

United States of America

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Company

F Co

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Regiment

1st Marines

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Branch

Marine Corps

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Grade

E1

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Stories about Albert Aloysius Gillespie

Thank you Marine for your faithful devotion to this great nation and to our Corps.

    THE WALL

    Standing here in front of the Wall

    silently reading your name
    solemnly I thank you one and all
    Each of you different, yet the same

    The list seems forever endless

    but I remember your faces
    you made the supreme sacrifice, I confess
    as I walk slowly with measured paces

    Each one of you answered the call

    willingly or not, you gave your lives
    Rest easy, my Brothers - heroes all
    The Nation still survives

    "War drew us from our homeland

    In the sunlit springtime of our youth.

    Those who did not come back alive remain

    in perpetual springtime -- forever young --

    And a part of them is with us always."

    --- Author Unknown ---

    God Bless  You

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