JOHN C YATES
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HONORED ON PANEL 41W, LINE 71 OF THE WALL

JOHN CHARLES YATES

WALL NAME

JOHN C YATES

PANEL / LINE

41W/71

DATE OF BIRTH

05/07/1942

CASUALTY PROVINCE

QUANG TRI

DATE OF CASUALTY

10/17/1968

HOME OF RECORD

FERGUS FALLS

COUNTY OF RECORD

Otter Tail County

STATE

MN

BRANCH OF SERVICE

MARINE CORPS

RANK

2LT

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REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR JOHN CHARLES YATES
POSTED ON 8.26.2013
POSTED BY: Bob Ahles, Vietnam Vet, St. Cloud, Minnesota

Peace with Honor

You were one of the brave that answered the call. You honored us by your service and sacrifice. We now honor you each time we stand and sing the words “THE LAND OF THE FREE AND THE HOME OF THE BRAVE”. Rest in peace and honor John.
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POSTED ON 8.14.2012
POSTED BY: Ken

My friend, my mentor, my Hero

I am among those who are privileged to have known 'Yatesy'. The citations for his Siver Star and Navy Cross, while awe-inspiring, do not do justice to the true measure of this man, this Marine. He was an inspiration to the rest of us Radio Operators in Alpha Company, 1st Amtracs Battalion. Semper Fi

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POSTED ON 10.25.2011
POSTED BY: Robert Sage

We Remember

John is buried at Lakeport Cemetery, Laporte,Hubbard County,MN. SS PH NC
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POSTED ON 4.29.2008
POSTED BY: Jim McIlhenney

2LT John C. Yates, USMC

2LT John C. Yates, USMC

Photo from: http://www.amtrac.org/at2bn/mem/memorial.html

SEMPER FIDELIS, SIR!
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POSTED ON 10.17.2003
POSTED BY: Donald Lytle

Thank you Lieutenant Yates

Although we never met personally, I want to thank you John Charles Yates, for your courageous and valiant service, faithful contribution, and your most holy sacrifice given to this great country of ours!

Your Spirit is alive--and strong, therefore Sir, you shall never be forgotten, nor has your death been in vain!

Again, thank you Lietenant John Charles Yates, for a job exceptionally well done!

REST IN ETERNAL PEACE MY MARINE FRIEND


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