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Memorial Day at the NC State Capitol

The Tar Heel Detachment 733 of the Marine Corps League Department of North Carolina hosting a wreath-laying ceremony this Memorial Day at the NC State Capitol. This annual event honors all US Veterans and remembers those that did not return.

The featured speaker was retired Col. Andrew R. Finlayson, author of “Killer Kane: A Marine Long-Range Recon Leader in Vietnam, 1967-68,” and “Rice Paddy Recon: A Marine Officer’s Second Tour in Vietnam, 1968-70.”