GERMAN A SANTIAGO
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HONORED ON PANEL 69E, LINE 2 OF THE WALL

GERMAN ANTONIO SANTIAGO

WALL NAME

GERMAN A SANTIAGO

PANEL / LINE

69E/2

DATE OF BIRTH

05/28/1930

CASUALTY PROVINCE

QUANG NAM

DATE OF CASUALTY

05/24/1968

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MARINE CORPS

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11/09/2022 at 10:22am

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LEFT FOR GERMAN ANTONIO SANTIAGO
POSTED ON 11.28.2021
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

Thank You

Dear Ssgt German Santiago, Thank you for your service as an Infantry Unit Leader. Saying thank you isn't enough, but it is from the heart. It is Advent. Time moves quickly. Please watch over America, it stills needs your strength, courage, guidance and faithfulness, especially now. Rest in peace with the angels.
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POSTED ON 5.27.2021
POSTED BY: Donna Moore

Happy Heavenly Birthday

You will forever remain in our hearts and prayers
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POSTED ON 5.24.2016
POSTED BY: A US Marine, Vietnam

Semper Fidelis

Semper Fidelis, Staff Sergeant.
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POSTED ON 5.24.2015
POSTED BY: Curt Carter [email protected]

Remembering An American Hero

Dear SSGT German Antonio Santiago, sir

As an American, I would like to thank you for your service and for your sacrifice made on behalf of our wonderful country. The youth of today could gain much by learning of heroes such as yourself, men and women whose courage and heart can never be questioned.

May God allow you to read this, and may He allow me to someday shake your hand when I get to Heaven to personally thank you. May he also allow my father to find you and shake your hand now to say thank you; for America, and for those who love you.

With respect, Sir

Curt Carter
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POSTED ON 4.19.2006
POSTED BY: Bill Nelson

Never Forgotten

FOREVER REMEMBERED

"If you are able, save for them a place inside of you....and save one backward glance when you are leaving for the places they can no longer go.....Be not ashamed to say you loved them....
Take what they have left and what they have taught you with their dying and keep it with your own....And in that time when men decide and feel safe to call the war insane, take one moment to embrace those gentle heroes you left behind...."

Quote from a letter home by Maj. Michael Davis O'Donnell
KIA 24 March 1970. Distinguished Flying Cross: Shot down and Killed while attempting to rescue 8 fellow soldiers surrounded by attacking enemy forces.

We Nam Brothers pause to give a backward glance, and post this remembrance to you, one of the gentle heroes lost to the War in Vietnam:

Slip off that pack. Set it down by the crooked trail. Drop your steel pot alongside. Shed those magazine-ladened bandoliers away from your sweat-soaked shirt. Lay that silent weapon down and step out of the heat. Feel the soothing cool breeze right down to your soul ... and rest forever in the shade of our love, brother.

From your Nam-Band-Of-Brothers
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