@minnman47 Ret USMC Major w 5 Purple Hearts stands guard at Ottawa War Memorial in place of Cirillo
http://www.ijreview.com/2014/11/198902-3-man-ignored-death-threats-stand-guard-war-memorial-marine/ … @BlueGood2
When you’ve completed tours in Vietnam and have 5 Purple Hearts to boast about, you’re already quite the hero. But for one retired United States Marine, there was more work to be done.
Marine Major R. E. G. “Fox” Sinke, Jr. heard the news that Corporal Nathan Cirillo was killed by a lone gunman while standing guard at Canada’s National War Museum and was spurred to take action.
According to Western Journalism:
A Lone Marine Ignores Death Threats to Stand Guard at War Memorial. What Happened There Haunts Him.