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is honored on Panel 19E, Line 38 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Always in my heart.

    Posted on 6/25/17
    I have only known this hero, from my POW/MIA bracelet, that I got in the 70s. After so many years, I learned of his fate. I left my bracelet at the moving wall in Redding, CA several years ago, but will never forget this man, and all of our heroes. The Moving Wall is in my town, Desert Hot Springs, CA this week, nd I have already gone to pay my respects. Going back tomorrow, because I was crying too much to make a rubbing. Thank you for your service, and welcome home.
  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 5/6/14 - by Curt Carter
    Dear LCDR James Scott Graham, 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
  • If I should die...remembrances for LCDR James Scott GRAHAM, USN...who made the ultimate sacrifice!!!

    Posted on 3/30/11 - by
    If I should die, and leave you here awhile, be not like others, sore undone, who keep long vigils by the silent dust, and weep...for MY sake, turn again to life, and smile...Nerving thy heart, and trembling hand to do something to comfort other hearts than thine...Complete these dear, unfinished tasks of mine...and I, perchance,. may therein comfort you.
  • Long time ago in a place far, far away . . .

    Posted on 8/24/10 - by Don Williams
    Jim & Family Members - I clearly remember flying on your wing. You were always a great Flight Lead. I managed to get through that "cruise" and three more after we returned to NLC. Keep the yellow one between the green ones, fellow Stinger!
  • Never Forgotten

    Posted on 3/14/06 - by Bill Nelson

    "If you are able, save for them a place inside of you....and save one backward glance when you are leaving for the places they can no longer go.....Be not ashamed to say you loved them....
    Take what they have left and what they have taught you with their dying and keep it with your own....And in that time when men decide and feel safe to call the war insane, take one moment to embrace those gentle heroes you left behind...."

    Quote from a letter home by Maj. Michael Davis O'Donnell
    KIA 24 March 1970. Distinguished Flying Cross: Shot down and Killed while attempting to rescue 8 fellow soldiers surrounded by attacking enemy forces.

    We Nam Brothers pause to give a backward glance, and post this remembrance to you, one of the gentle heroes lost to the War in Vietnam:
    ... and rest forever in the shade of our love, brother.

    From your Nam-Band-Of-Brothers
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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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