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Pioneer who helped integrate Marines recognized

...integrate the Marine Corps ? is something they likely didn't know.Twenty-five years after his death, the private first class is finally being recognized.In June 2012, the Montford Point Marine joined an esteemed group of Congressional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-21/family-local-montford-point-m
Recheck finds Marine service

...to the owner's question about why Slack flew with an emergency parachute.His history shows that Slack was a private first class (E-2) and that his specialties were anti-tank assaultman and marksmanship instructor. He was last on duty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-26/recheck-finds-marine-service
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Parris Island Marine recruit paralyzed

...recruit on the last field day of basic training. The collision injured his spine, paralyzing Battles below his chest.The family says Battles is rehabilitating in a Tampa hospital and was promoted to private first class while in the hospital.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-19/parris-island-marine-recruit
Fort Jackson holds memorial service for Medal of Honor recipient

...Theater.The Davenport, Iowa, native earned the nation's highest award for valor in combat while serving as a private first class with the 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment.After his unit was ambushed, Baker saved his comrades but also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-01-27/fort-jackson-holds-memorial-service
Across the area

...Jr. was convicted in a bench trial and received three months in military confinement and a reduction in rank to private first class, said Marla Jones, a civilian post spokeswoman. Staff Sgt. Sullivan was accused of having the sexual relationships...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/02/met_91089.shtml
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Answering duty's calls

...recover twice from wounds and retire as a command sergeant major. His 30-year career started simply enough, as a private first class during World World II. Duty in Korea and Vietnam would follow. "I advise any young person to get military experience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/10/met_88402.shtml
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Army training Middle Eastern natives

...after the first Gulf War before landing in the United States. "I want to go back and make a difference," the private first class said. "I wanted to do something bigger and better." Another trainee who is a 38-year-old native of Afghanistan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/25/met_451306.shtml
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Soldier demoted for mud-wrestling party

...identification was confirmed by her mother, Ladyna Waldrop of Black Mountain. Allen was demoted from specialist to private first class. She is still a guard at the camp, the newspaper said. The Daily News said it was given 30 of the party photos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/07/biz_442047.shtml
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Nuts bring new crowd of 'Battling Bozo' fans

...began his amateur boxing career in 1947 at age 17, the same year he left high school to enlist in the Marines. The private first class was in the Marines for three years, stationed at Camp Lejeune, N.C., as a lifeguard. A matchup between Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/26/met_413480.shtml
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Four soldiers accused of slaying unit member after return from Iraq

...is aged 24. Fort Benning could not immediately provide their ranks, but an attorney for Woodcoff said he is a private first class. An autopsy showed Davis had been stabbed multiple times. Tyner said the soldiers began arguing after leaving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/13/met_391268.shtml
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