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This Memorial Page Established by-Misty Day
In Honor Of Cpl. Rusty Lee Washam
A suicide bomber took the life of my brother Cpl. Rusty Washam and a fellow marine on
February 14, 2006   They were assigned to 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine
Division at Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Rusty always had a smile on his face he lived his life to the fullest.  He truly loved his family
and his country.  He loved his job he believed in what he was doing that they were making a
difference. He is a hero to all of his family and we are proud of him.
Cpl. Rusty L. Washam
United States Marine Corps
KIA 14 February 2006, Iraq
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21, of Huntsville, Tenn.; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division,
II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C.; killed Feb. 14 when a suicide car bomber
attacked his vehicle near Qa'im, Iraq. Also killed was Lance Cpl. Matthew R. Barnes.