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Tom Glawe, Marines. Killed in Vietnam, Hill 888

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"Tom went to Whig Hill grade school and Auburn High and then joined the Marines."


Tom Glawe, 1948-1966

PFC  Tom Glawe was one of six 1st Recon Bn Marines that paid the ultimate price for Hill 488. June 16th 1966 remains a date that 1st Recon Bn Marines of that time will never forget. Almost 50 years have passed--but time remains frozen for too many youg men. Forever young. Rest in Peace.
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Tom Glawe, on the right, with best childhood friend, Bobby Burt. They look so much alike the could have been brothers.

Tom Glawe
On guard in Vietnam


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