WW II Marine veteran in intensive care

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    My father, former Marine Captain veteran of Saipan and Okinawa, is in intensive care in Lee Memorial in Fort Myers, Fla. Age 88. I M flying there on an early flight tomorrow. His doctors have informed me it is time for the family to gather.
    I M 1 PROUD son and American.
    Semper Fidelis.
     
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    Best of luck to your father....you should be very proud of him.

    We sure are!

    Best wishes to you and your family
     
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    Keeping great men like your father in my thoughts this holiday weekend.
     
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    Go with God and know our prayers are with you and your family at this time of need. God Bless you and if your father is still there, thank him for me and ask him to say hello to my father and uncles, also vets of WWII, when he gets there.
     
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    My Salute to your father and may God bless you and yours.


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    You should be proud!
    My prayers are with you and your Father. :eusa_pray: I salute him. Tell him Thank you, for me!

    My Uncle died in Okinawa
     
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    Our prayers will be with him, and our heartfelt thanks.
     
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    ^^^ What he said.
     
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    Gadawg, I am sorry your father is so ill. You and yours will be in my thoughts.

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    you have some long days ahead of you...may the fates and muses be kind...may he pass quickly and quietly into the arms of those waiting....and may you find peace....
     

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