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Published October 31st, 2023, 07:09 pm

Pierpan was activated to the Republic of Vietnam twice, in 1963 as an Advisor to the Vietnamese Marines and then again in 1968 as a Company Commander in the First Battalion, Fourth Marines, Third Marine Division. After serving in Vietnam, he remained in the Corps, earning the rank of Colonel. He is one of seven Grand Marshals of the 2023 Phoenix Veterans Day parade. 

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Col. Herbert Pierpan, Vietnam War, U.S. Marine Corps veteran