OMAHA BEACH ORIGINAL AMBASSADORS
When he was in Vietnam, Gary was attached to the 1st Marine Airwing. He flew on helicopter CH 46 SEA KNIGHT. His helicopter was shot down in February 1968 during the tet offensive.
His father John REMEIKIS fought in World War 2.
He was a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division. John was shot landing in France. He recovered and went on to cross the Rhin river.