Kissed by an Angel, Where Violins are the Angels Voices,

and the Cello Sings Harmony.

For they swore by the Holy Water,
They swore by the salt they ate,
That the soul of Lieutenant Eshmitt Sahib
Should go to his God in state;
With fifty file of Burman
To open him Heaven’s gate.

(Kipling)

SSGT James M Malachowski, 25, of Westminster, MD died March 20 while conducting combat operations in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. He was of 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2d Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force

Rest in Peace

Petty Officer 1st Class Vincent A Filpi III, 41, of Ft Walton Beach, FL died as a result of non-combat related incident. Filpi was assigned to USS Enterprise, 5th Fleet, Operation Enduring Freedom as an aviation ordnanceman.

Rest in Peace

 

St George Frederick