22-years ago this day

Monday, 28 June 2010

Statement to be posted here today at 0845 hours EDT

In memorial: Captain William Edward Nordeen, United States Navy

“On June 28, 1988, U.S. Navy Captain William Nordeen, 51, who lived in the suburb of Kefalari, kissed his wife good-bye and walked out to his car. As he drove past a Toyota sedan parked down the street from his house, a bomb in the Toyota exploded, setting his car on fire and hurling his body into the yard of a deserted villa 45 feet away.”

CAPTAIN WILLIAM EDWARD NORDEEN, UNITED STATES NAVY — BRAVE ~ FAITHFUL ~ HEROIC

Captain Bill Nordeen is laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery.

Taps

2 Responses to “22-years ago this day”

  1. A pen Says:

    We need to find our nations “Vassilis” so we too can have a wiskey and cigar.

  2. MacPUBLIUS Says:

    Walt,
    I didn’t know. Now I understand.
    All my best, Mac

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s