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ROOSEVELT HARDY JR


is honored on Panel 31W, Line 3 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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REMEMBRANCES

  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 2/23/14 - by Curt Carter ccarter02@earthlink.net
    Dear SGT Roosevelt Hardy Jr, 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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  • Viet Nam Hero

    Posted on 9/25/06 - by James Herrera vetjames@sbcglobal.net
    Sgt Hardy you still are in my thoughts. Feb 23 1969 you gave your life and died a hero. I was 5 feet behind you and as always you were our leader, I am proud to have been in your squad and you were a great person. You saved some lives that day.It was an Honor to know you and I want to let your family know that you died protecting your men and died with Honor. To all the Hardy family, Sgt Hardy was a Brave soldier and he will always be in my Heart...
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  • Often in my thoughts

    Posted on 9/7/04 - by Patte Hamer
    Roosvelt, I think of you so often and wonder what life for Diane would have been like if you had lived. I wonder how many nieces and nephews I would have had now and how happy your family would be.

    You will always be my brother in my heart and though I was so young when God took you away I still feel your presence in my heart. I know that Diane does also.

    We love you and miss you.
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  • Honoring You

    Posted on 6/16/04 - by Ryan
    I chose your name from the CT map painted in our school which lists the soldiers from our state that lost their lives in Vietnam. As part of the Capt Nathan Hale Middle School posting project, I would like to honor the sacrifice you made for our country. Thank you so much, it makes me proud to be part of this country knowing that hundreds of thousands of men and women died in its honor. You were a very good person. Thank you so much, you will never be forgotten.
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  • Selfishness

    Posted on 11/5/03 - by Jamie Dennison j_me_13_33@yahoo.com
    Hello, my name is Jamie Dennison. I am from Gridley High School, and I just wanted to take time out of my busy and selfish schedule to write and thank you for everything you have done for this country. You probably did not realize that you gave up your time, family, friends, and future to rid yourself of selfishness. By doing so you gave me freedom and you gave me courage. Thank you for not being selfish and for doing what Christ wanted you to do for him. You will always be remembered in my life and the lives of others who come across your name and this remembrance.

    Jesus Loves You,
    Jamie Dennison
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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.