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MANOLO BRIONES AGNES


is honored on Panel 3W, Line 99 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Ground Casualty

    Posted on 9/10/16 - by wkillian@smjuhsd.org
    EM3 Manolo B. Agnes was an electricians mate (3rd class) assigned to Detachment Cat Lo, Naval Support Activity (NAVSUPACT) Saigon, USNAVFORV. On July, 4, 1971, EM3 Agnes was fatally injured after being struck down and run over by a Vietnamese Navy Ambulance in the vicinity of the Vietnamese Navy Dispensary at Logistic Support Base, Cat Lo, RVN. [Taken from coffeltdatabase.org]
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  • Remembered

    Posted on 8/4/16 - by Lucy Conte Micik
    DEAR PETTY OFFICER 3RD CLASS AGNES,
    THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AS AN ELECTRICIAN'S MATE. I WISH YOU HAD A PHOTO, AND I HOPE SOMEONE POSTS ONE OF YOU. YOU PASSED ON THE BIRTHDAY OF AMERICA, MY BROTHER-IN-LAW WAS KILLED ON QUANG TRI ON THE SAME DAY, JUST MANY YEARS BEFORE.
    REST IN PEACE.
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  • Thank You

    Posted on 7/4/15 - by A Grateful Vietnam Vet
    Thank you EM3 Agnes for your leadership and courage.
  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 12/17/13 - by Curt Carter ccarter02@earthlink.net
    Dear EM3 Manolo Briones Agnes, 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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  • Do not stand at my grave and weep

    Posted on 7/9/05 - by Bob Ross
    Do not stand at my grave and weep.
    I am not there; I do not sleep.
    I am a thousand winds that blow,
    I am the diamond glints on snow,
    I am the sun on ripened grain,
    I am the gentle autumn rain.
    When you awaken in the morning's hush
    I am the swift uplifting rush
    Of quiet birds in circled flight.
    I am the soft stars that shine at night.
    Do not stand at my grave and cry,
    I am not there; I did not die.

    Mary Frye – 1932

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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.