Gung Ho!

Main Entry: gung ho Pronunciation: 'g&[ng]-'hOFunction: adjective Etymology: Gung ho!, motto (interpreted as meaning "work together") adopted by certain U.S. marines, from Chinese (Beijing) gOnghé, short for ZhOngguó GOngyè Hézuò Shè Chinese Industrial Cooperative Society: extremely or overly zealous or enthusiastic

Gung Ho!
Additional Pages

Gung Ho!
And The Cost of War!

Cost of the War.Com
(JavaScript Error)

Gung Ho!
And The Cost of War In Lives!

Thursday, March 30, 2006

Death Is Unavoidable in Marine Families' Lives - LAT

CAMP PENDLETON — The last time he spoke to his wife from Iraq, Maj. Ray Mendoza urged her to visit the injured Marines from his company at the base hospital and be sure to call their wives.

"He prayed every night to bring his boys home safe," Karen Mendoza said. "And that's what happened. I thank God for that."

Four days later, on Nov. 14, 2005, her husband was killed as he prepared to lead his men into battle along the Syrian border. He was the only fatality among the Marines of Echo Company.

Semper Fi


Post a Comment

<< Home