Sunday, October 22, 2006

Marine's Marine

Young Marine honors World War II Marine Prisoner of War
A chance encounter between a young, proud Marine currently serving his country as a member of ‘Operation Iraqi Freedom' and an honored Marine World War II Prisoner of War has led to a unique friendship that exemplifies the old saying: ‘Once a Marine, Always a Marine.'
Corporal Scott D. LaMothe first met Lloyd Willey while visiting his grandparents in San Marcos a few years ago. LaMothe was enroute to Camp Pendleton to report for duty when he found himself in a dilemma, he couldn't seem to get the perfect knot in his tie. THIS CONTINUES IN THE COMMENTS SECTION. Story is FROM THE NORTH COUNTY TIMES.