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Thursday, March 08, 2012

RIP Milblogger Carroll LeFon (aka Lex) of Neptunus Lex

US Navy Capt. Carroll LeFon (Neptunus Lex)I received some sad news earlier today that retired TOPGUN pilot US Navy Capt. Carroll LeFon, better known as Lex of the military blog Neptunus Lex, was killed Tuesday when a jet he was flying crashed at Naval Air Station Fallon in Nevada.

I didn’t have the privilege of knowing Carroll in person like many other bloggers have, but I did chat with him on occasion over e-mail throughout the years and as recently as last year when he won Best U.S. Military Veteran Blog.

He was also one of the first bloggers to appear here on when and I did a short feature on him back in 2006.

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1 comment:

  1. Let's stuff our eyes
    with wonder,
    let's live as if
    we'd drop dead in ten seconds.
    Let's see the world.
    It's more fantastic than any dream
    made or paid for in factories.

    - Ray Bradbury -


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