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Waldo A. Williams

April 5, 2010

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Waldo was assigned to Charlie Troop on July 28, 1969 and was Killed in Action on January 4, 1970. Waldo was an Infantryman or “Grunt” as they were called. Waldo was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge (CIB), Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Vietnam Service Medal. If any family member […]

David E. Zimmerman

April 4, 2010

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David was assigned to Charlie Troop on October 11, 1969 and was Killed in Action on July 28, 1970. David was the pilot of a Cobra Gunship when it lost power and fell to the ground. David was awarded the Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and a set […]

James D. Wise

April 4, 2010

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James was assigned to Charlie Troop on May 2, 1967 and was Killed in Action on September 16, 1967. James was an Infantryman or a “Grunt” as they were called. James was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge (CIB), Purple Heart, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Vietnam Service Medal. If any family […]

James R. Whitmore

April 4, 2010

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James was assigned to Charlie Troop on March 13, 1969 and was Killed in Action on January 4, 1970. James was an Observation (Scout) pilot. James was awarded the Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and a set of Crew Member Wings. If any family members or friend reads […]

Cordis R. White

April 4, 2010

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Cordis “Ray” White was assigned as an Infantryman or “Grunt” as they were  called. Cordis was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge (CIB), Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Air Medal, Good Conduct Medal,  National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Vietnam Service Medal. Ray’s Niece, Debby, contacted me. I have loaded the pictures that she has […]

Tommy L. Whiddon

April 4, 2010

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Tommy was assigned to Charlie Troop on March 3, 1970 and was Killed in Action on May 6, 1970. Tommy was a Pilot of an OH-6A Observation Helicopter. Tommy was awarded the Purple Heart, Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and a set of Army Aviator Wings.  See Gary […]

Paul F. Weber

April 4, 2010

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     Paul was assigned to Charlie Troop on October 4, 1968 and was Killed in Action on June 2, 1969. Paul was assigned as an observer/crew chief on an   OH-6 Observation Helicopter in the White Platoon. Paul was Killed in Action when the helicopter he was in with SP/4 Warren Brown and 1lt Donald Porter was shot down […]

Louis E. Walton

April 4, 2010

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             Louis Walton, Husband, Father and Crew Chief 1966 Jannette and Louis   Louis and Jannette on their wedding day.  A young Louis E. Walton during the beginning of his time in the US Army. Louis was assigned to Charlie Troop on August 16, 1965 and was Killed in Action on June 27, 1966. Louis […]

John B. Waller

February 2, 2010

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   From a letter on a website about John (www.ci.berkeley.ca.us/vvm/waller) I extracted the following about John. “It is through the enrichment of John’s acquaintance that we are all that much stronger. I of course tell stories about John and I in scouts and on Prince Street. We all have a good laugh and think of him […]

John C. Wallace

February 1, 2010

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   John C. Wallace was a member of a three-man Scout team. He was the Pilot of an OH-6A Light Observation Helicopter and John States and Douglas Gossage were both Observers. All three were killed when their helicopter was shot down. Billy Brown was a friend of Johns. Wally as John was known by his friends grew up […]