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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.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients marker series.
 
Location. 30° 24.882′ N, 86° 42.019′ W. Marker is in Hurlburt Field, Florida, in Okaloosa County. Marker can be reached from Oneal Avenue. Touch for map. Located
Medal of Honor Recipients - Vietnam Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, November 17, 2016
2. Medal of Honor Recipients - Vietnam Memorial
at the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park and access to the base is restricted. Marker is at or near this postal address: 315 Independence Road, Hurlburt Field FL 32544, United States of America.
 
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.
 
Categories. HeroesMilitaryWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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