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JAMES MELVEN PENNY


is honored on Panel 2E, Line 38 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • I'm proud of Vietnam Veterans

    Posted on 9/19/18 - by Dennis Wriston
    Private First Class James Melven Penny, Served with Company G, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division, Third Marine Amphibious Force.
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  • You are not forgotten

    Posted on 12/23/17 - by jerry sandwisch wood cty.ohio nam vet 1969-70 army 173rd abn bde
    The war may be forgotten but the warrior will always be remembered !!!! All gave Some-Some gave All. Rest in peace James. :-(
  • My cousin and brave soldier!!

    Posted on 5/12/16 - by randynutter1@yahoo.com
    Jimmy,
    I miss you much and remember when you stayed with us in Georgetown, Ky. You are a great hero and we are very proud of you!!. You will never be forgotten. My Grandson Keston Randolph looks just like you! Say hello to Mama, Papa and Uncle James for me! Thanks again for keeping America free!
    Randy Nutter
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  • PFC James M. Penny, USMC

    Posted on 1/11/16 - by Jim McIlhenney christianamacks@comcast.net
    Marine Corps Recruit Depot
    San Diego, CA
    Third Battalion
    Platoon 319
    "Regimental Honor Platoon"

    Commenced Training: 27 February 1964
    Graduated: 07 May 1964

    SGT M.S. Butler - Platoon Commander
    SGT B.S. Swancutt - Junior Drill Instructor
    CPL R.T. James Jr. - Junior Drill Instructor

    One other member of Platoon 319 was KIA in Viet Nam.
    PFC David W. Utley - Chillicothe, MO

    Semper Fidelis, Marine!
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  • Semper Fi, Marine.

    Posted on 7/15/14 - by A US Marine, Vietnam
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