NEWS IN WASHINGTON DC, FEB. 26, 2016 – MARINES – Second Iraq War veteran brutally beaten in Washington DC attack | Decorated former Marine Chris Marquez wasn’t the only Iraq War vet brutally beaten in an attack on Feb. 12 in Washington.
MARINES – Second Iraq War veteran brutally beaten in Washington DC attack | Decorated former Marine Chris Marquez wasn’t the only Iraq War vet brutally beaten in an attack on Feb. 12 in Washington.
Not far from where Marquez was assaulted on that frigid night, 35-year-old Michael Schroeder, also a Marine, was dragged between two cars in the Glover Park neighborhood and brutally beaten, his family told WUSA9. Police found him face down with his head beaten up and his cash missing.
Michael Schroeder, USMC – https://www.gofundme.com/cfqnjt9w
Chris Marquez, USMC – https://www.gofundme.com/ChrisMarquez
FOTO: Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller | Puller è il più decorato Marine degli Stati Uniti nella storia, ed il solo ad aver ricevuto cinque Navy Cross. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chesty_Puller
Lewis Burwell “Chesty” Puller (June 26, 1898 – October 11, 1971) was a United States Marine Corps lieutenant general who fought guerrillas in Haiti and Nicaragua, and fought in World War II and the Korean War.
Puller is the most decorated Marine in American history. He is one of two U.S. servicemen to be awarded five Navy Crosses and, with the Distinguished Service Cross awarded to him by the U.S. Army, he is the only person to have received six of the nation’s second-highest military awards for valor.
Puller retired from the Marine Corps with 37 years service in 1955 and lived in Virginia.