Marine Corps League mascot Sgt. Max dies

Photo credit Courtesy of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home
By Connecting Vets

Marine Corps League Sgt. Max was a good boy and a good Marine.

The English bulldog died of cancer April 19 after a six-year tour of duty with the Marine Corps League in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.

According to his obituary, Max was proud to be a Marine and loved wearing his uniform.

“Max was somewhat of a hardcore Marine, as he was kicked out and banned from a couple of boarding facilities in Lake Havasu City, Arizona,” the obituary reads. “Sgt. Max, however, loved being around people and people loved being around Max. “

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Adopted by the Leauge in November of 2014, Max was promoted to the rank of sergeant and given a medal of Good Conduct for being such a good boy on Feb. 27, 2018.

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A special service will be held in Max’s honor at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home in Lake Havasu. The public is invited to attend.

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