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  • Date of Birth:2/28/1945
  • Date of Casualty:11/8/1969
  • Home of Record:FLORISSANT
  • County of Record:ST. LOUIS COUNTY
  • State:MO
  • Branch of Service:ARMY
  • Rank:SSGT
  • Panel/Line:16W, 44
  • Casualty Province:BINH DUONG


  • Date of Birth:7/14/1944
  • Date of Casualty:11/8/1969
  • Home of Record:VALLEY CITY
  • County of Record:MEDINA COUNTY
  • State:OH
  • Branch of Service:ARMY
  • Rank:SSGT
  • Panel/Line:16W, 45
  • Casualty Province:BINH DUONG


is honored on Panel 16W, Line 45 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Dave Walstad

    Posted on 9/5/14
    I have great memories of frank 2/47 mech. 9th. inf. div. A Great Guy!
  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 10/26/13 - by Curt Carter
    Dear PFC Francisco H Delgado, sir

    As an American, I would like to thank you for your service and for your sacrifice made on behalf of our wonderful country. The youth of today could gain much by learning of heroes such as yourself, men and women whose courage and heart can never be questioned.

    May God allow you to read this, and may He allow me to someday shake your hand when I get to Heaven to personally thank you. May he also allow my father to find you and shake your hand now to say thank you; for America, and for those who love you.

    With respect, and the best salute a civilian can muster for you, Sir

    Curt Carter
  • We Remember

    Posted on 12/9/12 - by Robert Sage

    Francisco is buried in Ft Sam National Cem, San Antonio,TX.

  • Remembered

    Posted on 2/25/11
    Rest in peace with the warriors.
  • 2nd-47th Mech Infantry Honors Fallen Brother

    Posted on 1/5/11 - by Rudy Kaldi, Co C, 2nd-47th Mech Inf, 9th Inf Div
    To Francisco Delgado, our 2nd-47th Brother: We who served so proudly with you want to let you know that we have established a Memorial Scholarship to honor your memory and the ultimate sacrifice that you and the other 195 brave soldiers of the 2nd-47th Mechanized Infantry made while serving our country in Vietnam in 1966-1970. Our wish is that this Memorial Scholarship conveys the highest tribute possible to each of you because it comes from the hearts of the soldiers who served with you. It represents the everlasting and inexpressible gratitude we feel for your sacrifice. We got to live the lives that you were deprived of, and this scholarship is one small way of expressing our sorrow for your loss and our appreciation for the magnitude of what you gave. Many of you brave young soldiers sacrificed your own lives to save one of us, and we have carried heartfelt memories of you for nearly four decades. This perpetual Memorial Scholarship is our way of being sure that the memories of love, honor, and respect we feel for you, our Panther Brothers lost in combat, will live on forever. [If you are a 2nd-47th veteran, or a friend or family member of one of our fallen Brothers, and would like more information about how to support or apply for our Memorial Scholarship, information is available at ]

The Wall of Faces

Brought to you by the organization that built The Wall, the Vietnam Veterans Virtual Memorial Wall is dedicated to honoring, remembering and sharing the legacies of all those who died in the Vietnam War. Here you can go beyond the names on The Wall to see the faces, share the stories and read the remembrances posted by friends, neighbors, classmates and family members.

All of these photos will be showcased in The Education Center at The Wall on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. To learn more about the effort to collect these photos and ensure their faces will never be forgotten, visit