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George W. Blake

 

 

George W. Blake, a member of the class of 1955, enlisted in the Marine Corps in August 1943. He fought in the Pacific Theatre on Saipan, Tinan, and Okinawa, and performed occupation duty in Nagasaki before his discharge in March 1946.

He writes

One result of these experiences: became a pacifist, i.e., thoroughly anti national tribal fratricide, whose mad frolics [illegible] an historical redundancy which continues, devoid of the slightest suggestion of ever stopping.

 

   

Updated August 3, 2001