YUMA, Ariz. – A ceremony was held Wednesday morning in honor of Lance Corporal Anthony DuBeau, who died tragically last month when a plane crashed into the MCAS Yuma runway. Loved ones gathered at Yuma Armed Forces Memorial Park, where a plaque was placed in DuBeau’s memory.
Candice DuBeau, Lance Corporal DuBeau’s widow, was present and received a United States flag from the American Legion of Yuma color guard. She remembered him as outgoing and an amazing marine.
DuBeau was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron (H&HS) at MCAS Yuma.