Tornes, Gary, Cpl

Deceased
 
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 Service Details
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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Primary MOS
0311-Rifleman
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Primary Unit
1967-1967, 3051, HQ Co, HQ Bn, 1st Marine Division
Service Years
1965 - 1967

Corporal

 
 

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 Personal Details 

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Home State
Minnesota
Minnesota
Year of Birth
1946
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by the Site Administrator to remember Marine Cpl Gary Tornes.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
International
Last Address
6695 Whitefish Lake Rd., Box 57
Three Lakes, WI.

Date of Passing
Sep 29, 2010
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 


 Unofficial Badges 

US Marines Corps Honorable Discharge


 Military Association Memberships
Marine Corps Association and Foundation (MCA&F)Post 431
  1967, Marine Corps Association and Foundation (MCA&F) [Verified]
  2005, American Legion, Post 431 (Member at Large) (Three Lakes, Wisconsin) [Verified]1


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Writing and revising the text  and format of the book  I authored; Apprentices of War: Memoir of a Marine Grunt.  I hope to have an e-book available by August, 2010.

Keep Gary's Memory Alive!
Order this extraordinary book he so passionately wrote: www.aowllc.com


Member of the Vietnam Memorial Foundation Fund

   
Other Comments:
1970-74 Camp Manager, ITT Artic Services.
1972-76 Owner/Operator of Tourist Resort in Northern Minnesota.
1979-81 Personnel Director BF Nelson Co., Minneapolis, MN.
1981-86 Project Personnel Manager, Kaiser Engineers, Oakland, CA.
1986-1990 Director, Central Personnel Division - State of North Dakota.
1990-2005 Corporate Vice President of Human Resources and Labor Relations, The Boldt Cmpany.
Retired in August 2005.
Author of the book "Apprentices of War: Memoir of a Marine Grunt" Copyright 2004 ISBN 0-9752600-0-6
   
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 Ribbon Bar
Rifle Sharpshooter

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1965, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), B/312
  1965, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), 3039
 Unit Assignments
Infantry Training School(s) West1st Bn, 1st Marine Regiment  (1/1), 1st Marine RegimentMCB Camp Butler, OkinawaHQ Bn, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Division
  1966-1966, 0351, 2nd Infantry Training Regiment (Cadre)
  1966-1967, 0311, D Co, 1st Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (1/1)
  1967-1967, 0369, Cas Co TFAC, MCB Camp Butler, Okinawa
  1967-1967, 0369, D Co, 1st Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (1/1)
  1967-1967, 4131, H&S Co, 1st Bn, 1st Marine Regiment (1/1)
  1967-1967, 3051, HQ Co, HQ Bn, 1st Marine Division
 Colleges Attended
University Of Mary
  1981-1985, University Of Mary
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jun 30, 2010, Son is a college student.
  Jun 30, 2010, "Apprentices of War: Memoir of a Marine Grunt" by Gary L. Tornes1
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