Special Guest - Clinton Watters
Clinton was the Best Man at John Basilone's Wedding

He was injured at Iwo Jima around the same time John Basilone was killed
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click for 1945 roll call roster at Iwo Jima
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Clinton Watters was awarded The Purple Heart at Iwo Jima and
The Navy and Marine Corps Medal in Hawaii 1945
Here is John Basilone's wedding party. Clinton Watters is on the far right.
John Basilone's wife Lena Riggi was a Marine Sergeant in the Women's Marine Corp. She died in 1999.