Lawrence J Flanagan

LtCol Lawrence James Flanagan USMC (Ret) died Saturday, August 23, 2014 in New Bern, North Carolina. Larry was born on October 15, 1930 in Nashua, New Hampshire. He served his country in the United States Marine Corp for 24 years. As a lieutenant he served as a platoon leader in the First Provisional Demilitarized Zone Police Company, First Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force in Korea patrolling the southern sector of the Korean Demilitarized Zone after the July 27, 1953 cease fire. He was a naval aviator. Larry also served in Vietnam. His awards include the Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, and two Bronze Stars.

Comrades of the Legion
United States Marine Band ('Semper Fidelis' Music of John Philip Sousa)