It would be a privilege for anyone to be in that company. I have
forwarded this to the Navy veteran who was in the same time as
you, because he did a video about Brian Wilson. I am indirectly
related to Hilda Roberts via my greatgranddaughter.
Joe McDonald wrote:
> i know that the list and the country have ambivalent feelings about
> military service and military veterans but i thought you might find
> interesting this remarkable gathering of anti war veterans. i
> personally feel privileged to be included.
> July 4, 2000 Montery California Parade
> This year VETERANS FOR PEACE has entered the official city of Montery
> Calif 4th of July Parade
> Leading the Veterans For Peace contingent in 3 separate cars, on foot
> and on one hand crank bicycle will be:
> BRIAN WILSON, air force captain, Vietnam veteran, riding bicycle.
> walking with his wife behind the VFP banner will be:
> JEREMEY SLATE, navy electricians mate, WW2 vet, Normandy invasion vet
> In the first car:
> PHIL BUTLER, navy commander, Vietnam veteran, 8 yrs Hanoi Hilton.
> CHARLES LITEKY, army chaplain, Medal Of Honor winner, Vietnam vet.
> HILDA ROBERTS, volunteer nurse, Abraham Lincoln brigade, Spanish civil
> war 1936 and army nurse WW2.
> In the second car:
> COUNTRY JOE MCDONALD, navy, air traffic control, Vietnam era.
> HUGH THOMPSON, army Vietnam helicopter pilot, Soldiers Medal for herosim
> My Lai.
> LARRY COLBURN, army Vietnam helicopter door gunner, Soldiers Medal for
> heroism at My Lai.
> in the third car:
> ARLENE SMITH, navy WAVE WW2 vet, Adm Nimitzs driver at Alameda Naval
> Air Station
> RALPH NONELLA, army combat medic, Purple Heart, Korean war
> RAYMOND NONELLA, army, US Atomic Test vet 1957
> Have a safe and sane Independence Day, country joe mcdonald
> -- "Ira Furor Brevis Est " - Anger is a brief madness
> country joe Home Pg <http://www.countryjoe.com>
> country joe's tribute to Florence Nightingale
> Berkeley Vietnam Veterans Memorial
> Rag Baby Online Magazine <http://www.ragbaby.com/magazine>
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