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Old 11-09-2006, 01:26 AM
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Maj William Wallace Wamel Jr. USMC (ret), 85, Costa Mesa, CA

MAJOR WILLIAM WALLACE WAMEL JR., USMC RET. William Wamel was born on May 3, 1920 in El Paso, Texas and passed away on December 11, 2005 in Costa Mesa, CA. He had a distinguished 26 year career as a Marine Corps pilot. His career included participation with the "Cactus Air Force" at Henderson Field on Guadalcanal in World War II as well as duty as a night-interceptor during the Korean conflict and a tour as a helicopter pilot in Vietnam. A life long tennis player, he was the first to import Yonex Tennis and Badminton equipment in the United States. He is survived by his wife Mona, son Kendall, daughter-in-law Therese and grandson William, all residents of Costa Mesa, CA. Donations may be sent to Boy's Republic, 3493 Grand Avenue, Chino Hills, CA 91709.
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