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Richard Westmoreland, Lt. Col. Marine Corps (Ret.)

Richard Westmoreland, Lt. Col. Marine Corps (Ret.)

Richard Westmoreland, Lt. Col. Marine Corps (Ret.) served as an F/A-18 pilot in the Marine Corps. He flew more than 100 missions in two conflicts, earning five air medals. He moved to New Orleans in 2014 where he still works as an aviation professional.

COMMENTARY

Violent extremists stand with Donald Trump — as do many of my Marine buddies

By: - January 19, 2021

We will remember the attacks of Jan. 6 with the same horror as we remember the terrorist attacks of 9/11. While there was far less loss of life at the U.S. Capitol, our loss of national dignity was far worse.