U.S. Marines clear Governor complex in Guam during an urban training exercise

On Feb. 2, 2017, U.S Marines with the Maritime Raid Force, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, clear the Governor Ricardo J. Bordallo Complex, during a realistic urban training exercise, at Asan, Guam.

The former Governor of Guam, who was facing the start of a four-year prison term in California in a corruption case, shot himself to death in 1990. Ricardo J. Bordallo, shot himself in the head while draped in Guam’s national flag and chained to a statue in a busy intersection. The 63-year-old Democrat served as Governor of the United States territory from 1976 to 1980, and was re-elected to a second four-year term in 1984. He lost a re-election drive in 1988 to Joseph Ada, a Republican, The New York Times reported.

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