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Honor

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Ward, Merle David

Corporal 

U. S. Army

Dates of Service: 12/1942- 1945

European Theater-

Served with General George Patton's 3rd Army in HQ BTRY

So proud to call this man my Pop.

Love you forever and always,

Your Betty Sue

 

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Chaplow, James Thomas

Norwich, CT

D.O.B. 1/20/1924-11/11/2020

Branch of Service: Army Air Force - 8th AAF

Rank: E-5 Sergeant

Dates of service: 1943 - 1946

Stationed in England & Bremerhaven, Germany

Chappy served as supply NCO during the war then went to Germany during the occupation. Chappy was also the face of the Vittles for Vets

Rest in Peace my sweet Daddy

Love Sandy, Deb, Rhonda and Cindy

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Howard, Walter Lee

College Station, TX

D.O.B. 3/30/45

Branch of Service: Army- 3/12 4th I.D. 

Rank: SSgt. MOS 11B

Dates of Service: 9/15/66- 2/21/67 (KIA)

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, TuyHoa, Republic of South Vietnam

"I will miss you always. 

I wish there was more I could have done my friend."

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McCann, William C.

Cumberland, RI

D.O.B. 06/02/46

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I. D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS 11-B 20

Date of Service: 12/65-9/67

Area of Operation:  Phu Yen Province, (TuyHoa), Pleiku, Republic of South Vietnam

Sponsored by: Jackson & Nanci Despres

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Sterner, William (Billy) T.

Staff Sergeant

Army

Dates of Service: 1943-1944

Enlisted in the Army in March, 1943

He was taken prisoner and  interned in a POW camp in Baden-Baden, Germany.

He later died there from complications of wounds he received in action. 

Harmon, Ray Melvin

Flemingsburg, KY

D.O.B. 8/28/45

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service 12/65 through K.I.A. 2/21/67 

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, TuyHoa, Republic of South Vietnam

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Blanchard, James A. (Blanch)

Pascoag, RI

DOB: 4/16/46

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec.4 MOS-11C-10

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 3/19/67

Area of operation: Phu Yen Province, Republic of South Vietnam

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Victory Highway Harrisville, RI

August 12, 2015

Bridge dedication to honor our fallen hero's James Blanchard and Allan McCutcheon

McCutcheon, Allan B. (Cutch)

Harrisville, RI 

D.O.B. 3/30/46

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS-11-B-20

Date of Service 12/65 through K.I.A. 3/11/67

Area of operation: Phu Yen Province, TuyHoa, Republic of South Vietnam

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Sickle, John III (Jack)

Longmeadow, MA

D.O.B. 1/22/45

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 3/07/67

Area of operation: Phu Yen Province, Republic of South Vietnam

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Hitson, Frederick Alton (Doc)

Exeter, CA

D.O.B. 9/26/45

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 3/11/67

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Tuy-Hoa, Republic of South Vietnam

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Sams, Richard B.

Southgate, KY

D.O.B. 4/16/46

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 3/11/67

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Tuy-Hoa, Republic of South Vietnam

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Stoval, Gus

Springfield, MA

D.O.B. 6/14/45

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through

K.I.A. 3/09/67 (Hill 86)

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Republic of South Vietnam

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Jurcak, Richard Alan

Warwick, RI

D.O.B. 12/15/1946

Branch of Service: Army A Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank Spec 4 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 3/09/67 (Hill 86)

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Republic of South Vietnam

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Bernard B. Hughes

Cumberland, RI 

D.O.B. 12/20/44

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4  MOS -11-C-10

Date of Service: 12/65-9/67

Deceased: May 15, 2010

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Tuy-Hoa /Pleiku, Republic of South Vietnam

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Finsterwalder, Richard K.

Carthage, NY 

D.O.B. 1/11/45

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 3 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through Killed 11/22/66 (Accident in field)

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Republic of South Vietnam

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Harley, Michael Nathan

Buffalo, NY

D.O.B. 7/02/46

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4  MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 5/28/67

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Pleiku, Republic of South Vietnam

McCann, Cecil Darrell

Melvindale, MI

D.O.B. 9/20/45

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4 MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 3/07/67

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Republic of South Vietnam

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Petersen, Paul J.

Taylor, MI

D.O.B. 12/28/45

Branch of Service: Army  A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4  MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. 6/01/67

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Provence,

Tuy-Hoa, Pleiku, Republic of South Vietnam

Bojarski, George J.

Detroit, MI

D.O.B. 6/03/46

Branch of Service: Army  A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: PFC  MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. (Hill 86) 3/09/67

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Tuy-Hoa

Republic of South Vietnam 

Mounce, Barry M.

Detroit, MI

D.O.B. 3/21/46

Branch of Service: Army A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: Spec 4  MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. (Tuy-Hoa) 12/23/66

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Tuy-Hoa, Republic of South Vietnam

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Pakacki, Adam (Butch)

Baltimore, Maryland

Branch of Service: Army 3/22nd Mech. 25th Infantry Division

Rank: Sgt. E-5

Date of Service: 01/65-12-68

Area of Operation: Tay Nin Province, Republic of So. Vietnam 12/67-12/68

Recipient of Purple Heart and Bronze Star/V

Roth, John H.

River Rouge, MI

D.O.B. 2/15/46

Branch of Service: Army  A/Co 3/12th 4th I.D.

Rank: PFC  MOS 11-B-20

Date of Service: 12/65 through K.I.A. (Hill 86) 3/0967

Area of Operation: Phu Yen Province, Tuy-Hoi, Republic of South Vietnam

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Jagiello, Joseph (Joe)

Cumberland, RI

D.O.B. March 13, 1926

Date of passing:  August 1, 1981

Branch of Service: Navy- Gunners Mate

Date of Service: WW II -Pacific Theatre

My Dad served aboard the battleship USS Missouri during World War II which was engaged in two major battles, Iwo Jima and Okinawa where the Missouri was struck by a "Kamikaze" plane. He was on board the USS Missouri to witness the surrender of the Japanese Empire to General Douglas MacArthur. The document pictured recognizes his presence.

So proud. Your loving son, Joe

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Patrick III., Warren H. (Buddy)

Christiansburg, Virginia

D.O.B. January 2, 1947

Date of Passing: December 28, 2020

Branch of Service: Army, 1st Cav, 18th Engineering Battalion

Date of Service: 1965-1969 Vietnam

You were the best Dad ever!

Love and miss you. Your son, Scotty

Schmitt, Joseph Eugene

Holliston, Massachusetts

D.O.B. 11/19/1894

Date of passing: February 12, 1985

Branch of Service: Army, WWI , Corporal 330th Field Artillery, Battery C

Enlistment Date: 19/21/1917

Release date: 04/25/1919

Served in France

Grandpa was a strong, silent gentleman who was much loved by his grandchildren.

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Sgt. Robert Joseph Porto Sr.

Woodbridge, VA

D.O. B. February 3,1958

Branch of Service: Army 1975--1986

Also 3 years reserves in VA, LA, HI, TX and AZ.

"Forever grateful and immensely proud of your devotion and service to your country.

Your best friend, Laura"

Eric S. Hay

Dover, Ohio

Branch of Service: Army- Rank: Specialist 5th Class

Drafted April 10, 1968- April 9, 1970

Basic training Fort Knox, Kentucky

Stationed at Fort Hood Army base Texas

Started as mechanic in an artillery unit then a driver for two Two Star Generals, Boles and Desiree

Came home and was married to Rhea (Thornton) August 29, 1970. They celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary in 2020. "He's shown us how to work and have fun. He's the best Dad and Grandpa!" Love, Rhea, Kristi and Carrie.