Roy Richardson

First Lieutenant Roy L. Richardson

First Lieutenant Roy Lee Richardson was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Infantry Officer Candidate School Class 9-69, 6 March 1969. At the time he was Killed in Action, First Lieutenant Richardson was serving as a Platoon Leader with Company A, 2d Battalion, 502d Infantry, 1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division. 1LT Richardson was posthumously […]

Richard-Rees

Captain Richard M. Rees

Captain Richard Morgan Rees was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Infantry Officer Candidate School Class 9-67, 8 Feb 1967 as a Distinguished Graduate. At the time he was Killed in Action, Captain Rees was serving with Field Team 6, Control Team B, Headquarters, Joint Casualty Resolution Center. CPT Rees was posthumously awarded the […]

George Quamo

Major George Quamo

Major George Quamo was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Infantry Officer Candidate School Class 1-60, 17 December 1959. At the time he was Killed in Action, Major Quamo was serving with Command and Control (North), FOB 3 (Khe Sanh), 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), 1st Special Forces, in the Republic of Vietnam. MAJ […]

Daniel Pugh

Colonel Daniel Floyd Pugh

Colonel Daniel Floyd Pugh was commissioned as an Infantry Officer in the Alabama National Guard upon graduation from Alabama Military Academy Officer Candidate School Class 36, 17 June 1992. He reported to his first duty assignment as Platoon Leader, Company C, 1-167th IN RGT. His subsequent duty assignments include: Executive Officer, 1-167th IN RGT; Commander, […]

Robert Peda

First Lieutenant Robert Charles Peda

First Lieutenant Robert Charles Peda was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Infantry Officer Candidate School Class 8-66, 26 May 1966. At the time he was Killed in Action, First Lieutenant Peda was serving with Troop A, 1st Battalion, 9th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division as a wingman of an aero-scout fire team. 1LT Peda […]

Richard Pack

Lieutenant Colonel Richard Allen Pack

Lieutenant Colonel Richard Allen Pack was commissioned as an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School Class 2-62 at Fort Benning, Georgia, on 14 August 1962. His first assignment was as an infantry rifle platoon leader in Echo Company, 2nd Battle Group, 211th Infantry, Florida National Guard. After serving as a rifle platoon leader, […]

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Colonel Gilbert Anthony Nelson

Colonel Gilbert Anthony Nelson was commissioned as an Engineer Officer upon graduation from Officer Candidate School at Fort Benning, Georgia on June 5, 1981. Prior enlisted service with the US Navy included a 1-year tour as a helicopter Door Gunner and Crew Chief in Vietnam. Following EOBC, he reported to his first duty assignment as […]

Tracy Murrey

First Lieutenant Tracy Henry Murrey

First Lieutenant Tracy Henry Murrey was commissioned an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Infantry Officer Candidate School Class 11-66, 23 August 1966. At the time he was Killed in Action, he was serving with Company C, 4th Battalion (Airborne), 503d Infantry Regiment, 173d Airborne Brigade (Separate). 1LT Murrey was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Cross. […]

James McQuade

First Lieutenant James Russell McQuade

First Lieutenant James Russell McQuade graduated from Infantry Officer Candidate School Class 17-70, 31 July 1970. At the time he was Killed in Action he was serving with Troop F, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Aviation Brigade. 1LT McQuade was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Cross. CITATION: First Lieutenant McQuade distinguished himself by exceptionally valorous actions […]

John McHugh

First Lieutenant John J. McHugh

First Lieutenant John J. McHugh was commissioned as an Infantry Officer upon graduation from Infantry Officer Candidate School, Class 110-66, Fort Benning, Georgia, 1 July 1966. At the time he was Killed in Action, he was serving with Detachment B-22, Company B, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), 1st Special Forces. 1LT McHugh was posthumously award […]