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WILLIAM FRANKLIN DIGGS


is honored on Panel 18W, Line 88 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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REMEMBRANCES

  • Thank You

    Posted on 5/18/18 - by Lucy Micik bennysgift@gmail.com
    Dear Sp4 William Diggs,
    Thank you for your service as a Field Artillery Basic with the 1st Cavalry. I did the research on you on your 71st birthday, so happy belated birthday. Memorial Day is coming up, and we remember all you who gave their all. It has been too long, and it's about time for us all to acknowledge the sacrifices of those like you who answered our nation's call. Please watch over America, it stills needs your strength, courage and faithfulness. Rest in peace with the angels.
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  • I'm proud of our Vietnam Veterans

    Posted on 4/28/18 - by Dennis Wriston
    Specialist Four William Franklin Diggs, Served with Battery C, 2nd Battalion, 19th Artillery Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division.
  • Your little girl, Mary Sally

    Posted on 2/22/16 - by Carrie Pepper carriesuepepper@gmail.com
    Dear Nannie, we connected a few years ago through the message board. You told me about Bill and your little girl. I would LOVE to connect again!

    Love,
    Carrie
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  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 11/29/15 - by Curt Carter ccarter02@earthlink.net
    Dear SP4 William Franklin Diggs, 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, Sir

    Curt Carter
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  • veterans day 20014

    Posted on 11/11/14 - by Nannie Diggs zackerysgrammy@aol.com
    I love you sweetheart, you have always been my hero and you always will I will love you forever. ALWAYS IN MY HEART FOREVER IN MY MEMORY.
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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.

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