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Sgt Ed Elstan (#47188165)
 member for 4 years, 11 months, 14 days
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Bio Photo I am a retired mechanic-truck driver and a former Marine Veteran, 1965-1969. Charlie Battery, 1st Battalion, 12th Marines, 3rd Division, Vietnam DMZ 2 tours 1966-1968.
I try to take the most legible pictures I can. I believe in recording history for future generations. This is the best way I know to HONOR and Remember the deceased. I am adding memorials from books and graveyards so others can find their friends and family members.
If you would like some one transferred to you (friends or family) just ask. -(USE THE EDIT TAB)- on the memorial you want transfered. Glad to do links and I will add obituaries to BIO section also. (USE THE EDIT TAB!)
If I can help you with information let me know. (USE THE EDIT TAB!)

Semper Fidelis Sgt. Ed Elstan

Any pictures I have added you are welcome to use them for your personal use.

******* "IN GOD WE TRUST" *******

I have lost some of my best Marine brothers to Agent Orange:

Thomas J. Jackson May 1972

Richard L. Guinn Apr 1982

James R. Franklin Dec 2003

Joseph R. Cash Mar 2010

John R. Okopinski Oct 2011

Kenneth Y. Hamm Mar 2013

Also lost my best friend from childhood to Cancer: Thomas T. Wingate Mar 2013

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Denny Carlisle
Carlisle Photos
Ed - Thanks so much for the photos of William and Emma Carlisle at the Greenwood Cemetery. Denny Carlisle
Added by Denny Carlisle on Sep 13, 2014 2:34 PM
Margaret Phillips Gilbert
Thank you, Ed. You have helped so much with my family.
Added by Jean on Sep 06, 2014 1:33 PM
Scott Chapman
Chapman transfers
Thank you for the transfers and thank you for your service to our country also!
Added by Scott Chapman on Sep 06, 2014 10:52 AM
Martha Jean Holmes Saint Grimes
William Ausborn
Thanks for the pictures, really appreciate them and all the pictures you take for all of us.

Added by Martha Jean Holmes Saint ... on Aug 28, 2014 6:30 PM
Theresa Connor Minor
John Perry Wilkerson, Jr.
Thank you so much for the picture of his gravestone. Your help is very much appreciated.
Added by Theresa Connor Minor on Aug 27, 2014 3:08 PM
Butchy Anduha
Mahalo, Sgt Ed, for transferring Butchy's memorial to me and thank you so much too for creating it and getting a photo of his headstone. Had you not done so, all I would have known was that he had died. All the best to you.
Added by Roselei on Aug 27, 2014 2:48 PM
Adams' Photos
Thank you, Sgt! These are my grandparents (I grew up in the area) but unfortunately I'm a long way away and don't often get back. I'm very appreciative of the photographs!

Added by donss on Aug 26, 2014 10:35 AM
Billy Muse marker
Thanks very much for fulfilling my photo request of Billy's marker. Beautiful photo!
Many Thanks!
Added by DON SHARP on Aug 25, 2014 8:26 PM

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