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January 13, 1991 | RICHARD BEENE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Families across the nation have been separated because of the gulf crisis, but Lt. Col. John Moyer feels he suffered particularly bad timing. Moyer was transferred to the El Toro Marine Corps Air Station in August, and a week later was sent to Saudi Arabia. He returned in December, just in time to help his wife and four children move into their new home in Lake Forest, but was shipped back to the gulf on Jan. 6.
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January 13, 1991 | RICHARD BEENE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Families across the nation have been separated because of the gulf crisis, but Lt. Col. John Moyer feels he suffered particularly bad timing. Moyer was transferred to the El Toro Marine Corps Air Station in August, and a week later was sent to Saudi Arabia. He returned in December, just in time to help his wife and four children move into their new home in Lake Forest, but was shipped back to the gulf on Jan. 6.
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January 13, 1991 | RICHARD BEENE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
They are the voices of the warrior, and like their fathers before them, they speak of honor, and duty, and dream with the innocence of youth. It is only the old soldiers, those who have seen the ugliness of battle and how things can go so terribly wrong, whose words are hesitant, controlled. "War," said Gunnery Sgt. Gerry Laster, a San Clemente Marine and veteran of two tours in Beirut, "is not pretty. These kids haven't seen it.
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January 13, 1991 | RICHARD BEENE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
They are the voices of the warrior, and like their fathers before them, they speak of honor, and duty, and dream with the innocence of youth. It is only the old soldiers, those who have seen the ugliness of battle and how things can go so terribly wrong, whose words are hesitant, controlled. "War," said Gunnery Sgt. Gerry Laster, a San Clemente Marine and veteran of two tours in Beirut, "is not pretty. These kids haven't seen it.
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