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TERRANCE NEIL GENTRY


is honored on Panel 19W, Line 112 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • I'm proud of our Vietnam Veterans

    Posted on 6/3/16 - by Dennis Wriston
    Sergeant Terrance Neil Gentry, Served with Company C, 4th Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade. Montani Semper Liberi !
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  • Never Forgotten

    Posted on 8/21/14 - by Stephen G W Munro
    As a cherry on patrol (at the back of the squad of course) I picked a different (easier) path through a knee high hedge row than the men ahead of me had taken. Terrance saw where I went and chewed my ass out like no one had ever done before or since. The fact that the six of us were a click from the platoon base camp in an area known to be hostile didn't deter him from yelling at the top of his voice up one side of me, taking a dump and then yelling down the other. The lessons I learned (always step where others have stepped and never take the "easy" path) undoubtable saved my life in the booby trap laden An Do valley.

    He was a good man and will never be forgotten while I am alive.
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  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 11/19/13 - by Curt Carter ccarter02@earthlink.net
    Dear SGT Terrance Neil Gentry, 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
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  • We Remember

    Posted on 11/5/10 - by Robert Sage rsage@austin.rr.com
    Terrance is buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Pecks Mill, WV. BSM ARCOM PH
  • My Cousin

    Posted on 3/22/06 - by Cheryl Phillips Damron mimaw99@yahoo.com
    Terry, I miss you every day. I know that you are camping with Aunt Ann and Uncle Charles. They kept the tent ready for you. Thank you for your sacrifice and your love. Charles was so proud of you and felt it a great honor to stand as honor guard for you. I can't wait to see you again in heaven. You Lived a Great Life in your short time here. I can never hear the song 500 miles away from home, without hearing you playing it, sitting on your front porch the night before you shipped out. You touched so many lives, and your spirit continues to touch those we encounter. I love you.
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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.

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 www.buildthecenter.org.