(Contact Info: larry at larryblakeley.com)

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A listing and access link to all:
song lyrics and mp3 audio files http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/songs/ (all of which are a part of this Web site) can be accessed simply by selecting the "htm" file for the song you want;

poetry http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/poetry.htm;

quotations http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/quotations.htm; and

essays written by Larry Blakeley http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/articles/articles_larry_blakeley.htm,

all of which are used to tell the story in this Web site, can be accessed by going to each respective link set out above.

My son, Larry Blakeley http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/larryblakeley_photos_jpeg.htm manages this Web site.

Major Roy James Blakeley (December 10, 1928 - July 22, 1965) - USAF (KIA)

When I was young my dad would say
Come on son let's go out and play

No matter how hard I try
No matter how many tears I cry
No matter how many years go by
I still can't say goodbye

- "I Still Can't Say Goodbye," Performer: Chet Atkins

MP3 audio file/lyrics http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/songs/still_cant_say_goodbye.htm

For a larger image click on the photograph.

FRESNO, California (AP) - Childhood friends who enlisted in the Marine Corps together and died together in Iraq were buried side by side. http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/articles/monthly_articles/hubbard_baro_caskets.jpg

Jeremiah Baro (left) and Jared Hubbard (right) http://www.royblakeley.name/larry_blakeley/articles/monthly_articles/jeremiah_baro_jared_hubbard20041112.jpg who played together, wrestled each other in high school and toughed it out together through boot camp, died November 4, after a roadside bomb exploded. They were in Iraq's Anbar province, where the military was preparing to attack the insurgent stronghold of Fallujah.

- "Childhood friends die together in Iraq," Childhood friends Jeremiah Baro, left, and Jared Hubbard died together in Iraq, Friday, November 12, 2004

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Post Date: November 13, 2004 at 4:25 AM CST; 1025 GMT