Epitaph of Leonard P. Matlovich

June 11, 2010 | By | Reply More

I spotted this tombstone photo on Reddit.com. The epitaph reads:

When I was in the military they gave me a medal for killing two men and a discharge for loving one.

It is the tomb of Leonard P. Matlovich, Vietnam War veteran.

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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