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Question?

by Ron Poness on 03/31/18

"are out of state concealed carries legal in Maine? Just kind of wondering."


scott lamarche 

Happy Easter

by Ron Poness on 03/30/18

  Bit Early but Happy Easter Everyone

  SF
  Poness

any thoughts?

by Ron Poness on 03/15/18

I am not sure if anyone cares but I recieved a call from Rick Russo and he mentioned that Maine is a sanctuary state. Next years reunion is scheduled for there. Any thoughts?
SF

Poness
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From Uncle Milty

by Ron Poness on 03/14/18

Ok Brothers,  
Ray Miskell , is back on a respirator in the ICU at the Cleveland Clinic Coronary unit because of complications to his bypass surgery last week . 
Please send prayers and any kind of support in your own way for Ray and his wife Cheryl Miskell. He’s having some difficulties and they need our support very much . 
Thanks and Semper Fi , Spider aka Uncle Milty

From Spider About Ray Miskill

by Ron Poness on 03/07/18

Ok Brothers,  
Ray Miskell , is back on a respirator in the ICU at the Cleveland Clinic Coronary unit because of complications to his bypass surgery last week . 
Please send prayers and any kind of support in your own way for Ray and his wife Cheryl Miskell. He’s having some difficulties and they need our support very much . 
Thanks and Semper Fi , Spider aka Uncle Milty

  SF
  Poness

More info from Mick

by Ron Poness on 03/01/18

On 28 February 1967, elements of 2/3 and other USMC units fought a ferocious battle in dense jungle northwest of Cam Lo in RVN.  27 Marines and 1 Navy Corpsman lost their lives.  
Among them was Medal of Honor recipient Pfc. James Anderson, F/2/3 from Compton, CA.  Born on 22 January 1947, he was the first African-American Marine to receive the Medal of Honor.
Fatally wounded on 28 Feb. was the Battalion Commander of 2/3, Lt. Colonel Victor Ohanesian (b.16 Sept 1926).  The Colonel succummed to his injuries on 1 March 1967.
We remember our 2/3 Marines who made the ultimate sacrifice.  They and their families to this day remain in our prayers.  Rest in Peace Brothers.  Semper Fidelis.

More info ON Sgt. Major Hayes

by Ron Poness on 03/01/18

Sgt. Major Hayes is the father of Deborah Mongiovi.  She and husband, Carl (US Army, Vietnam) have attended our reunions for about 4 years.  Sgt. Major (2/3) was killed on 2/28/67.  Lt. Col. Ohanesian (2/3 C.O.) was wounded in the same mortar attack, probably by the same round.   The Colonel died of wounds on 3/1/67.    Semper Fidelis.  

another brother gone.

by Ron Poness on 02/28/18

Sergeant Major Wayne N. Hayes, U.S.M.C., 2/3, 1967 RVN


No other info sorry.

Sorry! Put wrong info on site.

by Ron Poness on 02/12/18

Sorry posted wrong info.  Check reunion site for correct info.

  SF
  Poness

send prayers

by Ron Poness on 02/04/18

To All Brothers:
Paul Desruisseaux one of our oldest members is going in for bypass surgery. We should all send him our prayers.
Address: Sandy Ridge Center
326 Bowman Rd.
Candor, NC 27229

SF
Poness

sorry here it is again.

by Ron Poness on 01/27/18

The VA has all the info he  ask you for.
DON'T give any info you did good. 
                          Ken Arnold
                          G/2/3 1967-68
 p/s we get them to          3rd herd

more info

by Ron Poness on 01/11/18

The VA has all the info he  ask you for.
DON'T give any info you did good. 
                          Ken Arnold
                          G/2/3 1967-68
 p/s we get them to          3rd herd

BEWARE VA PHONECALL!

by Ron Poness on 01/05/18

From Jim Robinson


Got a phone call from 336-721-2139 said it was from the VA and asked If I was James Robinson, I never say yes, said "it is". Asked me for last 4 of SS# gave those asked me to verify my address.

I responded you don't know my address, yes I do but you need to verify it. I have not received a call like this before and alarm bells are going off. I said how about you verify who you are. Response was I can read you a statement that only VA employees are allowed to read. Yep OK, I will go for that, I got shot in the arm not the head!

Do you have a number I can call back I asked? Sure 336-251-0351. Different # than # displayed on phone. 

Does not show up as a spam or scam number, appears to belong to a private company in VA.

Any input on this greatly appreciated. 


Jim


SF

 Poness

be careful

by Ron Poness on 01/02/18

Not a joke. To all my Northern brothers please be careful with the cold. That cold is not funny, please be careful
SF
Poness??

Happy New Year

by Ron Poness on 12/31/17

Happy New year to all my brothers and theirs. Be Careful
SF
Poness

Weather

by Ron Poness on 12/30/17

I understand it's cold up North.  Sorry but we in the South (Florida) have it hard also.  It's so cold down here we had to turn off the AC

  SF
 Poness  :-)

It's Here Merry Christmas

by Ron Poness on 12/24/17

Merry Christmas to All:
Let us all be thankful to be here with loved ones and brothers. Remember our brothers not present and enjoy for them also.  
MERRY CHRISTMAS!
SF Poness

Will be here soon

by Ron Poness on 12/21/17

Getting close to Christmas.

  SF
  Poness

Want something posted?

by Ron Poness on 11/27/17


 If you would like something posted on this site send it to:
   rponess@rochester.rr.com    Please tell me you want it posted!
  Sorry don't know why it can't be posted directly.
  SF
  Poness

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving.

by Ron Poness on 11/24/17

Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving.


  SF
  Poness