Dick Partee

Dick entered the Marine Corps through the Platoon Leaders Class in 1958. After graduating from Whittier College in 1961, he was commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant  USMCR. Dick  was stationed at Camp Pendleton where he served with the 1st Recon Battalion.

Dick was released from active duty in Sept 1964 and joined his father's insurance business.
 
In 1968 affiliated with the  U.S. Marine Reserve. During his twenty three year tour as a Marine Officer Dick commanded three Marine Reserve Units. Dick retired from the Marine Corps Reserve at the rank of Colonel.