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Detachment 336 member Max William Diamond passed away June 3, 2017 at the age of 91

Max William Diamond passed away June 3, 2017 at the age of 91 with his two boys at his side in Federal Way. A beloved husband, companion, father, grandfather and great grandfather who was born in Auburn, Washington on October 12, 1925. He was a member of the 1st, 4th and 6th Marine Divisions as well as a survivor of the "Chosin Reservoir Campaign." He was also a member of the Puget Sound Leatherneck Honor Guard and Marine Corps League. He served in World War II Pacific Theater and Korean War. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/seattletimes/obituary.aspx?n=max-william-diamond&pid=185773341#sthash.YEldE8h8.dpuf

Max was a witness to the raising the Flag on Iwo Jima which is an iconic photograph taken by Joe Rosenthal on February 23, 1945, which depicts six United States Marines raising a U.S. flag atop Mount Suribachi, during the Battle of Iwo Jima, in World War II. Semper Fidelis

242nd United States Marine Corps Birthday Ball
Rose Program, Memorial Day
 

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