Former Congressman Blaz in Intensive Care Following Fall


Guam – Former Guam Congressman Ben Blaz is in a mainland hospital in intensive care after suffering a fall recently.

Sources close to the family report that the 85 year old retired Marine Brig. General suffered a fall and broke his hip and a rib.

He’s been in intensive care at a Virgina hospital for several days.   

Blaz was last on Guam in October.  He was the guest speaker for the 19th Presidential Lecture Series on October 21st .  His lecture was entitled “Remembrances and Realities”.

The 85 year old Blaz stressed the significance of knowing ones self and ones goal and he encouraged students to learn and be educated not only through reading, but through experience.


[former Guam Congressman Ben Blaz speaking at UOG in October]