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In Remembrance: Oliver M. Whipple Jr.  ’58 Died on October 23 2013

Oliver M. Whipple Jr. died October 23, 2013, in Wilmore, Kentucky, after a long battle with Alzheimer's. Commissioned a 2nd lieutenant in the US Marines right after graduation from Yale, he served two tours in Vietnam and went on to a distinguished and highly decorated service career, retiring as colonel in 1988. 

A full obituary is available online at the Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home website.

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  • William m Whitteker jr
    William m Whitteker jr, 2:34pm October 11 2018 | Ico flag Flag as inappropriate

    I WAS WHIPPS BUNK MATE IN THE PLC PROGRAM IN QUANTICO
    THOUGH I DID NOT STAY IN THE CORPS, I THOUGHT OF HIM OFTEN
    GREAT MARINE AND LEADER
    MY BEST TO HIS FAMILY

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