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Saluting the Brave - Robert E. Leu

The family of Robert E. Leu wishes to honor his service and sacrifice for his country while serving in the U.S. Air Force. 

Entering service in 1955 at the age of 17 and serving until his retirement in 1978 (23 years) from his position as a fire fighter at Fairchild A.F.B.  He served in Vietnam where he was injured and lost most of his sight in one eye.  During a three year station in Alaska, he was the assistant Fire Chief.  Serving at his side in faithful support and sacrifice is his wife of 51 years, Ardis, who he married August 3rd, 1957. 

Since retiring, they have continued to reside in Spokane.  His daughter, Brenda, and four grandchildren, Travis, Hannah, Lauren, and Jacob are proud of his service, courage, and leadership throughout all these years.

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