Leonard Nimoy passed away at age 83 (Army Veteran and Actor)

Leonard Nimoy 83 passed away in his Bel Air, California home this morning.  Lenard was a U.S. Army Reserves and a Veteran, after the service he went on to acting, got his start in acting and hit the iconic role as Half Human Half Vulcan Commander Spock.  He went on to act in numerous roles,  then directed several Star Trek Movies and other projects.  He was also a avid photographer.  Leonard Nimoy was very chartable through the years with various of causes.   You can see one such chartable cause was for the Getty Planetarium in Los Angeles, they dedicated a Theater.   The Lenard Nimoy Theater.   He will surely be deeply missed by his family, friends and his fans.


He served as a soldier from 1953 to 1955. The Army took him to Fort Ord, California, Fort Benning, Georgia, and Fort McPherson, Georgia, according to a Twitter post from Nimoy for Veterans Day in 2013. He posted a photo of himself in uniform, wearing the rank of technician 3rd grade, equivalent to the World War II-era rank of staff sergeant (E-5).

Safe journey our beloved friend, you will Live Long and Prosper in our hearts and memory.



About Christopher Mulrooney

Founder and President of Trek To The Troops Served in the Army Nati0onal Guard for 9 years and US Army Reserves for 1.5 years. Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003-2004.
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