Multi-National Peacekeeping Force
October 23, 1983
"They Came In Peace"
This website is dedicated to the 270 KIA while serving as Peacekeepers of the
Multi-National Peacekeeping Force, Beirut Lebanon 1982-1984
To the 220 Marines, 18 Sailors, and 3 Soldiers (241) KIA on October 23, 1983
To the Survivors who will forever live with the memory of that fateful day
To the Beirut Veterans who, after returning home, struggled with PTSD and took their own lives
And to all their Families
We also honor and remember the attack on the French barracks, the eight-story 'Drakkar' building, two minutes after the Marine attack, 58 paratroopers from the 1st Parachute Chasseur Regiment were killed and 15 injured.
Victims of Terrorism.net
"A Country Cried" by singer/songwriter Sharon Dawson
Website maintained and dontated by Bill Kibler, 24th MAU, MSSG-24
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Beirut Veteran baseball caps and patches now on MrMomsAttic.com