Leland Diamond-Wednesday Hero

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61 years old from Toledo, Ohio

May 30, 1890 – September 20, 1951

Master Gunnery Sergeant Leland “Lou” Diamond is famous within the U.S.
Marine Corps as the classic example of the “Old Breed” — tough,
hard-fighting career marines who served in the corps in the years
between World War I and World War II.

You can read more about Gunny Diamond here

These brave men and women sacrifice so much in their lives just so
others may get to enjoy freedom. For that I am proud to call them

Those Who Say That We’re In A Time When
There Are No Heroes, They Just Don’t Know Where To Look

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