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Unarmed troops scrambled to get away from Chattanooga gunman

...elaborate further on how the troops engaged Abdulazeez.Maj. Gen. Paul W. Brier, commanding general of the 4th Marine Division, said, "I can tell you that our Marines reacted the way you would expect."It is too early to determine whether...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-23/unarmed-troops-scrambled-g
Friends died as heroes

...the U.S. Marine Corps. Their military serial numbers were one-digit consecutive. Both were assigned to the 4th Marine Division that was designated to storm Iwo Jima.Riding together in LST 716, the two friends charged upon the black, sandy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-24/friends-died-heroes
The Jimmie Dyess Symposium: If you've got questions, I've got the answers

...Medal of Honor posthumously for his actions in combat against the Japanese. He was a battalion commander in the 4th Marine Division during the battle for the island of Roi Namur in the Marshall Islands. Why is this symposium held in early January...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-28/jimmie-dyess-sym
Teaching values in schools

...retired Air Force general, is the secretary of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation. His published books include Rules and Tools for Leaders, Assignment Pentagon and A Hero Among Heroes: Jimmie Dyess and the 4th Marine Division.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/30/op_90747.shtml
Opinion columns
The proven strength of roving leadership

...Trade Center. (Editor's note: The writer is the president of Visionary Leadership of Augusta. He is the author of Rules and Tools for Leaders, Assignment Pentagon and A Hero among Heroes: Jimmie Dyess and the 4th Marine Division.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/13/let_85084.shtml
Letters
Dyess was a hero in war and peace

...risk his life to save others."Smith is also the author of the book A Hero Among Heroes: Jimmie Dyess and the 4th Marine Division. Several spots in Augusta honor Dyess, including Jimmie Dyess Parkway and a memorial at Heroes Overlook on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/dyess-was-hero-war-and-peace
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Augustans can see and hear a genuine hero

...Augusta resident, is a retired Air Force major general and the author of A Hero Among Heroes: Jimmie Dyess and the 4th Marine Division. Dyess, a native Augustan, is the only person to have earned America's two highest awards for heroism: the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/09/let_20792.shtml
Letters
The remarkable life of one of Georgia's heroes

...Georgia's greatest heroes. (Editor's note: The writer is the author of A Hero Among Heroes: Jimmie Dyess and the 4th Marine Division. In recent months he has been assisting in editing a book, Medal of Honor: Portraits of Valor Beyond the Call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/07/op_385637.shtml
Opinion columns
Marine from Brunswick witnessed fall of Saddam statue

...Brunswick's Craig Horne was in the midst of it. Horne, a corporal with India Company, 3rd Battalion of the 4th Marine Division attached to the 1st Marine Division in Iraq, called home Wednesday on a satellite phone borrowed from a reporter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/12/met_475663.shtml
Metro
Family tells story of local war hero

...M. Smith, has chronicled the life of the Augusta native in his book A Hero Among Heroes: Jimmie Dyess and the 4th Marine Division. The book, published in 1998, recounts the life of Lt. Col. Dyess, the only person to receive the nation's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/28/met_315424.shtml
Metro