Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Hurlburt Field in Okaloosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Medal of Honor Recipients

Vietnam

 
 
Medal of Honor Recipients - Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, November 17, 2016
1. Medal of Honor Recipients - Vietnam Memorial
Inscription.  
Medal of Honor Recipients
Vietnam


Capt.Steven L. Bennett   June 29, 1972, Quang Tri, S. Vietnam
Col. George E. Day   Conspicuous Gallantry while POW
Maj. Merlyn H. Dethlefsen   Mar. 10, 1967, Thai Nguyen, N. Vietnam
Maj. Bernard F. Fisher   Mar. 10, 1966, A Shau Valley, S. Vietnam
1st. Lt. James Fleming   Nov. 26, 1968, Duc Co, S. Vietnam
Lt. Col. Joe M. Jackson   May. 12, 1968, Kham Duc, S. Vietnam
Col. William A. Jones III   Sept. 1, 1968, Dong Hoi, N. Vietnam
A1C John L. Levitow   Feb. 24, 1969, Long Binh, S. Vietnam
Capt Lance P. Sijan   Conspicuous Gallantry while POW
Lt. Col. Leo K. Thorsness   Apr. 19, 1967, N. Vietnam
Capt. Hilliard A. Wilbanks   Feb. 24, 1967, Dalat, S. Vietnam
Capt. Gerald O. Young   Nov. 9, 1967, Da Nang Area, S. Vietnam
A1C William H. Pitsenbarger   Apr. 11, 1966, Binh Ga, S.Vietnam

 
Erected by the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park Council.
 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Heroes
Medal of Honor Recipients - Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, November 17, 2016
2. Medal of Honor Recipients - Vietnam Memorial
MilitaryWar, Vietnam. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list.
 
Location. 30° 24.882′ N, 86° 42.019′ W. Marker is in Hurlburt Field, Florida, in Okaloosa County. Memorial can be reached from Oneal Avenue. Located at the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park and access to the base is restricted. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 315 Independence Road, Hurlburt Field FL 32544, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Airman First Class John Lee Levitow (a few steps from this marker); In Honor of The American Gold Star Mothers (within shouting distance of this marker); C-47 Sky Train (within shouting distance of this marker); Air America Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Hmong Special Guerrilla Units (within shouting distance of this marker); Montagnard Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Bird Air Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Spooky (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hurlburt Field.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 23, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 246 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
Paid Advertisement
May. 31, 2020