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Old 24 November 2019, 15:43
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MGySgt Brian Blonder Retires

Recon legend Brian Blonder retired last week. Brian was in my platoon in OIF-1 and has always been a consummate quiet professional. His leadership and tactical/technical proficiency will carry on in the Marines and Corpsmen he trained and led in combat. At the time of his retirement Master Guns Blonder was the highest decorated Marine on active duty. Well done brother. In addition to the picture of Brian is the Shadow Box that a friend of ours made for him.
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Old 24 November 2019, 15:47
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Good on him, hell of a man.
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Old 24 November 2019, 18:02
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Sounds like he left quite a legacy. I wish him the very best of success with his next chapter in life.
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Old 24 November 2019, 20:07
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Congrats Master Guns.
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Old 24 November 2019, 21:55
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Semper Fidelis.
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Old 24 November 2019, 23:40
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Battle of Shewan...

30 against 250.

Thank you Master Guns for your service.

Proud to call you brother.
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Old 25 November 2019, 13:53
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Congratulations on your retirement and Godspeed, Master Guns...

That's a seriously bad-ass shadow box.
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Old 25 November 2019, 15:45
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Old 26 November 2019, 10:54
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Congratulations to a much deserved Retirement..
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Old 27 November 2019, 16:30
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Congratulations Master Guns. Semper Fi
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