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About R. Lee Ermey
He was noted to be an American actor, drill instructor, and voice actor who was active from 1978 before his demise in 2018. R. Lee Ermey rose to popular mainstream with his feature in the 1987 film, "Full Metal Jacket".
As part of his service(s) to his country, he was a staff sergeant and also an honorary gunnery sergeant in the United States Marine Corps.
His parents were John Edwards and Betty Ermey and he was noted to have five brothers. He got married in 1975 to Nila whom he had his four children with.
Ermey received a nomination at the Golden Globe Awards for "Best Supporting Actor".
He was awarded a National Defense Service Medal, Good conduct medal and two bronze stars.
He had the choice to choose between jail and military when he was arrested the second time, so he chose military.
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Even though I disagree with many of the changes, when I see the privates graduate at the end of the day, when they walk off that drill field at the end of the ceremony, they are still fine privates outstanding, well motivated privates.R. Lee Ermey
I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day - I go down to recruit graduation at least once or twice a year.R. Lee Ermey
I don't have any respect at all for the scum-bags who went to Canada to avoid the draft or to avoid doing their fair share.R. Lee Ermey
It's been a pretty fun ride, to tell you the truth.R. Lee Ermey
It's my firm conviction that when Uncle Sam calls, by God we go, and we do the best that we can.R. Lee Ermey
The biggest problem was the politicians knew nothing about fighting a war.R. Lee Ermey
We had times in '66 and '67 when we would pick up a platoon of privates out of the receiving barracks the week before we even graduated the platoon that we were on!R. Lee Ermey
When you try to find funding for a VVA function, it doesn't seem like it's any trouble at all. People come out of the woodwork with their money to help out because we went over and fought a war.R. Lee Ermey
R. Lee Ermey's Popularity
R. Lee Ermey was a famous American actor, who was born on March 24, 1944. As a person born on this date, R. Lee Ermey is listed in our database as the 96th most popular celebrity for the day (March 24) and the 249th most popular for the year (1944).
People born on March 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. R. Lee Ermey is the 2740th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to R. Lee Ermey's birthday, R. Lee Ermey is the 15600th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Emporia, Kansas, U.S.
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