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Lieut John Bruce Capel
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It will soon be 50 years when you gave your all, RIP and "Ever Loyal Be".
- 1961 Glenbard HS Classmates
 Added: Apr. 27, 2016
 
you gave all
- Jamie reed
 Added: Sep. 28, 2015
 

- susan
 Added: Jul. 4, 2015
 

- Marilyn H.
 Added: Jul. 1, 2015
 
Remembering you Memorial Day 2015 - You gave your all - RIP.
- Jim-S.
 Added: May. 20, 2015
 

- DSON1492
 Added: May. 20, 2015
 

- DSON1492
 Added: May. 20, 2015
 
Lt Capel,Thank you for your sacrifice. Remembering you this Memorial Weekend.
- Michael Harrington
 Added: May. 25, 2014
 

- Michael Harrington
 Added: Dec. 2, 2013
 
"Ever Loyal Be"
- A HS Classmate
 Added: Nov. 12, 2013
 
"Ever Loyal Be"Motto of the Glenbard HS class of 1961
-Anonymous
 Added: Nov. 12, 2013
 

- treefr0g
 Added: Mar. 19, 2012
 
I met Bruce as a junior high football player in Glen Ellyn. I remember watching him play for the Glenbard West Hilltoppers, and I especially remember how hard he hit. I wanted to be just like him.I remember how big his hand looked when he put it out to shake mine. I wondered why this big man on campus would show an interest in a kid like me. It always bothered me that Bruce had the poor timing to play at Illinois at the same time Dick Butkus played at the same position.With his inspiration I went on to play college football. Though I wasn't able to serve I have two sons who played college football and serve our country as career officers in the Army and Marines. They have both fought in Afghanistan. I ride with the Patriot Riders and Bruce's name is embroidered on my vest... I ride in his honor. His legacy lives on in my family and his life continues to inspire many. He will not be forgotten! - Dick Burton
- Dick Burton
 Added: Jan. 6, 2012
 
Remembering you this day, Lt. Capel. Thank you for making the supreme sacrifice.
- Michael Harrington
 Added: May. 30, 2011
 
"Thank you for serving your country and for paying the ultimate sacrafice" hardly seems words enough. Blessings and love.
- wesblues
 Added: May. 12, 2011
 

-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 31, 2010
 
It's been many years now since John gave up his life for his fellow man and country. My cousin Pfc. Robert Emmett Jones was one of the Marine's in John's patrol and he also lost his life that dreadful day. His father was so distraught that he died one year and one day after his son was KIA. His mother is 87 yrs. old now and has grieved, wanting to be with her son again. He was her only child. I know how hard it must have been and may still be for John's family to lose their loved one. The men who lost their lives that day will always be remembered by me and I thank them all for their ultimate sacrifice and service. John, tell my cousin I will see him again one day soon and it will be a pleasure to meet you. R.I.P Semper-Fi.
- diane macabe
 Added: Jun. 2, 2010
 

- The Jeans
 Added: Feb. 3, 2010
 
Lieut John Bruce Capel.....Thank you so very much for your service to our country.
- gabbybug
 Added: Nov. 6, 2009
 

- Claire Wigley
 Added: Jun. 14, 2009
 
Lt. Caper,Thank you for your service to our country.You have done your duty so now may you have heavenly peace.
- gabbybug
 Added: May. 21, 2009
 

- Lorraine Blake
 Added: Mar. 3, 2009
 
Thank You for your sacrafice for our freedom.'One Nation Under God.".........Only two forces have offered to die for you, Jesus Christ and the American G.I. ,One for your SOUL and one for your FREEDOM.
- Love & Prayers ~Monica~ John 3:16
 Added: Jan. 3, 2009
 
Thank you for your service to our great country. Rest in God's care.
- g beverly
 Added: Oct. 18, 2008
 
My cousin Pfc. Robert Emmett Jones was one of the fourteen marines who was also killed. May you rest in Peace.
- diane macabe
 Added: Oct. 3, 2008
 

- Satoris LeFier
 Added: Aug. 9, 2008
 
Rest in peace.
-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 25, 2007
 

- Michael Harrington
 Added: Jul. 19, 2006
 
 
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