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Ermey throws weight behind name change

By James K. Sanborn - Staff writer
Posted : Thursday Feb 25, 2010 20:38:50 EST

Retired Gunnery Sgt. R. Lee Ermey, widely known for his performance as the sadistic drill instructor in the 1987 film “Full Metal Jacket,” headlined a Thursday news conference in Washington, D.C., calling to rename the Department of the Navy the Department of the Navy and Marine Corps.

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