Marines' youngest to get Medal of Honor dies at 80

BelchFire

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JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) -- Jack Lucas, who at 14 lied his way into military service during World War II and became the youngest Marine to receive the Medal of Honor, died Thursday in a Hattiesburg, Mississippi, hospital. He was 80.

Rest In Peace, Mr. Lucas; you've certainly earned it.

http://www.cnn.com/2008/US/06/05/lucas.obit.ap/index.html
 



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sorry to see such a patriot go,
The way he got into battle was a cool story
 

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You don't (won't) here stories like that anymore!

God speed.
 


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