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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Vietnam Hero Richard A Hawley, Jr.


Richard Aspinall Hawley Jr. was born on July 12, 1944,  to Richard Aspinall and Janet Peters Haley who then lived in Birmingham, Alabama. Richard was on of four children. His family later moved to southeastern Pennsylvania, where Richard spent mo...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Floyd T Flowers, Vietnam War Hero


Sgt. Burton lost his life while leading his troops against a larger body of heavily armed and entrenched enemy forces near the village of Ngoc Kinh in the Song Vu Gia valley.

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Richard LaRue - WW II Hero

Richard LaRue

Richard, unassisted, transferred casualties from the beach to medical evacuation center and returned immediately to the combat area to assist in the handling of other casualties....

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Walter Bevan - WWII Hero

Walter Bevan

Walter was a co-pilot on a B-24 Liberator He participated in over 50 missions - including missions over the dreaded Ploesti Oil Fields.

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Robert Huss - Korean War Hero

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...Robert was in the midst of heavy fighting and was reported missing on November 8, 1950. He was captured and held as Prison of War...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Robert McLaughlin, Korean War Hero


"...he was engaged in hand-to-hand fighting soon after he arrived. He took part in some of the toughest fighting of the war, up until the time he was killed in hand-to-hand combat at Trilri, Korea, on Sept. 12, 1951..."

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Emidio Falini - WWII Hero


...a Japanese suicide boat snuck in under the cover of darkness, and hit the ship. The tremendous detonation caused by the explosives in the suicide boat, combined with mortar ammunition and fuel on the ship caused it to sink in about six minutes.

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