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While their names are not on The Wall, they are never forgotten. The In Memory Honor Roll recognizes those who served in the Vietnam War and later died as a result of their service. Click here to learn more about the In Memory program and how to add someone to the Honor Roll.

Carl Auel

  • Name:Carl Alfred Auel
  • Date of Birth: 06/14/1930
  • Date of Death: 08/15/1997
  • Home of Record: Purcellville
  • State: Virginia
  • Branch of Service: Navy
  • Biography:
    Carl Alfred Auel was born in Detroit, Michigan, on June 14, 1930. He graduated from Capital University, Columbus, Ohio, in 1951 and from Lutheran Theological Seminary, Columbus, Ohio, in 1955. Carl Auel was on active duty in the U.S. Navy (Chaplain Corps) for 28 years, including service in the Vietnam War from 1967 through 1968. He retired from the U.S. Navy in 1980 at the rank of Captain. He continued professional activities after his retirement, including pastoral work at various Northern Virg...
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  • Never Forgotten

    Posted on 9/15/11
    Carl “Padre” Auel served with the U.S. Army in Vietnam from September 1967 to September 1968.