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Vincent Melillo, the last original member of Merrill’s Marauders from Georgia, dies at 97 | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Vincent Melillo, the last original member of Merrill’s Marauders from Georgia, dies at 97 | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Retired Master Sgt. Vincent Melillo, a member of the Georgia Military Hall of Fame and the last original member of Merrill’s Marauders from Georgia, died of a heart attack on Christmas Eve at Midtown Medical Center in Columbus. He was 97.”The Fort Benning and Ranger community has lost one of its heroes,” Maj. Gen. Scott Miller

Source: Vincent Melillo, the last original member of Merrill’s Marauders from Georgia, dies at 97 | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer