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Old April 15, 2018, 07:51 PM   #1
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The “Gunny” is gone at 74

R Lee Ermey who played the DI in Full Metal Jacket has passed away at age 74.

His contribution to the shooting sports can not be understated.

RIP Devil Dog
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Old April 15, 2018, 08:00 PM   #2
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R I P Gunny
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Old April 15, 2018, 08:02 PM   #3
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Salute!

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Old April 15, 2018, 08:12 PM   #4
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RIP Gunny

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Old April 15, 2018, 08:15 PM   #5
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Dang! Gonna miss that gusto!
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Old April 15, 2018, 08:24 PM   #6
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Just saw that on my tablet. Semper Fi gunny!
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Old April 15, 2018, 09:20 PM   #7
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I loved watching him on the History channel!!!
RIP Gunny!!!
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Old April 15, 2018, 10:28 PM   #8
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R. I. P. Gunny. You were a great American!
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Old April 16, 2018, 01:45 AM   #9
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I was 11 when I watched him on Mail Call, it was one of my favorite shows back then. Years ago R. Lee came back for another short History Channel series called Lock n' Load, which was less theatrical and more genuine. I loved both shows, R. Lee was great. He's one of the best pro-gun celebrities we had in the gun community, his affinity for Glocks and .45 ACP aside.

He will be sorely missed.
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Old April 16, 2018, 03:29 AM   #10
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RIP

Great actor - even when playing parts outside of the military roles.
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Old April 16, 2018, 03:25 PM   #11
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RIP Gunny. The gates of Heaven are well guarded by your presence.
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Old April 17, 2018, 09:21 AM   #12
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Semper Fi Gunny! Godspeed.
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Old April 19, 2018, 01:14 PM   #13
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He was perfect on Mail Call, RIP Gunny.
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