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Robert Smeal

April 3, 2010

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    Robert was assigned to Charlie Troop on August 8, 1967 and was Killed in Action on March 15, 1968. Robert was an Observer on an OH-6A Observation Helicopter. Robert was awarded the Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and a set of Crew Member Wings. If any […]

George Slye

April 3, 2010

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George was assigned to Charlie Troop but later reassigned to Alpha Troop 1/9 Cav where he was Killed in Action an May 2, 1970. Once a Charlie Trooper always a Charlie Trooper. Jack was an Observer on an OH-6A Light Observation Helicopter. Jack was awarded the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign […]

Gerald S. Simons

April 3, 2010

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  Gerald was assigned to Charlie Troop on July 22, 1966 and was Killed in Action on August 8, 1966. Gerald was a Pilot of an UH-1B helicopter. Gerald was awarded the Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal and a set of Army Aviator Wings. If any […]

Howard A. Sessoms

April 3, 2010

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Paul Davis was a friend and Comrade of Howard Sessoms. This is how he remembers him: I was the pilot of the second aircraft (Gunship ) in the team when Howard Sessoms was killed. His aircraft was shot down during a fire fight with a large NVA force on June 21, 1967. My aircraft was […]

Steven L. Seigler

April 3, 2010

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Steven was assigned to Charlie Troop on June 2, 1970 and was Killed in Action on February 13, 1971. Steven was a Crew Chief. Steven was awarded the Air Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and a set of Crew Member Wings. If any family member or friend […]

Rudolf A. Schrader

April 3, 2010

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Rudolf was assigned to Charlie Troop on November 26, 1967 and was Killed in Action on January 28, 1968. Rudolf was a Crew Chief. He was awarded the Purple Heart, the Air Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal and a set of Crew Member Wings. If any family member […]

Francis A. Rochkes

April 3, 2010

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Francis was assigned to Charlie Troop on February 10, 1967 and was Killed in Action on August 9, 1967. Francis was a Pilot of an UH-1C helicopter. Francis was awarded the Purple Heart, the Air Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal and a set of Army Aviator […]

Ronald E. Roberts

April 3, 2010

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Ronald was assigned to Charlie Troop on June 10, 1968 and was Killed in Action on December 29, 1968. I served with Ronald. He was a good man and he was dedicated to his team. Ronald was a Door Gunner on an OH-6A Observation Helicopter. Ronald was awarded the Purple Heart, the Air Medal, the […]

Alton R. Roberts

April 3, 2010

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                  Alton was assigned to Charlie Troop on January 19, 1970 and was Killed in Action on April 13, 1971. Alton was a Door Gunner on an OH-6A Observation helicopter. Alton was awarded the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Vietnam Service […]

James L. Riley

April 3, 2010

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James was assigned to Charlie Troop on September 25, 1965 and was Killed in Action on November 16, 1965. James was killed at LZ XRAY. James was a Door Gunner on an UH-1B helicopter. James was awarded the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Vietnam Service Medal. If […]